ROSENBURG, Texas (AP) — An Amber Alert has been issued for a 15-year-old girl who Rosenburg police say was abducted.
Authorities issued the Amber Alert early Wednesday for Patricia Acevedo, a Hispanic teen, who has black hair, brown eyes.
Authorities say she had been abducted by 24-year-old Angel Garcia, a Hispanic man, and was last seen in Rosenburg.
Police say Garcia was driving a 1999 blue and white Chevrolet pickup with Texas plate number 760VZ7.
Law enforcement officials say the child is in grave danger. Acevedo was wearing a white sweater, yellow shirt, blue pants and yellow shoes.
Anyone with information about the abduction is asked to contact the Rosenburg Police Department at 281-932-5795.
Rosenburg is located 20 miles south of Houston.
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