AMBER Alert: El Paso mom and two children abducted FOUND SAFE

Family may be “in grave danger”


The family has been found safe. Check back later for additional details as they become available.

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An AMBER Alert originally issued last night for a 10-year-old El Paso, Texas, boy, has been amended to include his mother and his sister.

El Paso police report that Miguel Mendez, 29, likely abducted the family. Brenda Estrada and her two children, Brandon Jesus Estrada, 10, and Ashley Estrada, 9, are missing. They were last seen in El Paso, although it’s still unclear where in the city they were last seen. It’s also unclear how Mendez knows the family.

Mendez is described as a Hispanic male standing  5 foot 10 and weighing around 210 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen driving a blue-gren 2001 Acura with Texas license plate number, HGV-4546.

Brandon stands 4 feet 5 and weighs 90 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Ashley stands 4 feet 6, and weights around 100 pounds. She also has black hair and brown eyes.

The victims are considered to be in grave and imminent danger. Anyone with information should call 911 immediately.

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