Drake Bell’s Ex Celebrates Son’s 2nd B-Day After Disappearance

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Celebrating her toddler. Janet Von Schmeling commemorated her son’s second birthday after estranged husband Drake Bell was reported lacking and later discovered.

“I can’t imagine you’re 2!!!!” learn an Instagram Story reposted by the Florida native, 28, on Monday, April 17. The publish — initially shared by her sister Victoria — included a montage of the toddler hanging out with relations.

Von Schmeling shared extra movies and snaps from her family and friends, plus her personal picture of the toddler enjoying on a slide. The actress additionally gave followers a glimpse at her son’s Child Shark–themed celebration. In a single picture, she held the sleeping toddler in her arms after he bought tuckered out enjoying with friends.

“This morning I wakened w/ a 2 yr outdated,” Von Schmeling captioned one other video that confirmed her analyzing a bubble wand.

The birthday festivities got here days after Bell, 36, was declared lacking by the Daytona Seaside Police Division on Thursday, April 13. “Officers are searching for Jared Bell, DOB 06/27/1986,” learn a Fb publish shared by the division. “He needs to be touring in a 2022 gray BMW and his final recognized location is probably the realm of Mainland Excessive College on 4/12/2023 simply earlier than 9 p.m. He’s thought-about lacking and endangered.”

Drake Bells Ex Janet Von Schmeling Celebrates Their Sons 2nd Birthday

Drake Bell on the ‘El Rey Vicente Fernandez’ TV present premiere
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Hours later, the DBPD shared an replace that the Drake & Josh alum had been discovered. “We will verify legislation enforcement officers are involved and Mr. Bell is secure,” learn one other Fb assertion.

That very same day, the previous Nickelodeon star claimed the entire scenario was a misunderstanding. “You allow your telephone within the automotive and don’t reply for the night time and this?” he tweeted on Thursday, including a crying laughing emoji.

Von Schmeling, in the meantime, took to social media to share a clip of Taylor Swift‘s tune “You Must Calm Down” with none remark.

“Say it on the street that’s a knockout / However you say it in a tweet, that’s cop out,” learn the lyrics displayed on the display in her Instagram Story. “‘And I’m identical to, ‘Hey’ / ‘Are you OK?’”

After Bell was discovered, an insider completely advised Us Weekly that his family members had been “anxious” about him earlier than his transient disappearance. “There was some communication with relations that prompted concern,” the supply defined.

In response to the 911 name about Bell going “lacking,” authorities have been involved a few “doable tried suicide” after the “Discovered a Approach” singer allegedly despatched regarding textual content messages to relations in California whereas staying in a lodge in Orlando, Florida.

“Principally, there’s a movie star who had a falling out along with his spouse,” a 911 operator mentioned on the decision.

Bell and Von Schmeling tied the knot in 2018 and went on to welcome their son in June 2021. That very same month, the All That alum was sentenced to 2 years of probation and 200 hours of group service in California after he pleaded responsible to 2 counts of tried endangering kids and disseminating matter dangerous to juveniles in 2017.

Throughout his probation, Us obtained images of Bell showing to huff on balloons on two separate events in December 2022. One month later, he and Von Schmeling referred to as it quits.