missing person

Crime & Justice
5:34 am
Wed April 2, 2014

15-Year-Old Found Safe After Search (Update)

Sianna Gholson
Photo released by Blanco Police Department

Update: An Amber Alert for a 15-year-old Blanco girl has been canceled. Blanco Police say Sianna Gholson was found safe.

Gholson was believed abducted Tuesday morning from Blanco High School.

But, again, she’s now been found and is safe.

Original Story (April 1, 5:53 p.m.): Authorities issued an Amber Alert Tuesday for a 15-year-old girl believed abducted from Blanco High School in Blanco, Texas at about 7:45 Tuesday morning.

Texas
11:05 am
Fri December 20, 2013

Amber Alert: Police Seek Woman Driving Lexus Who They Say Took 5 Year-Old Boy

Police believe Jagger Curry may be in danger.
DPS

Police across the state are looking for a missing five year-old boy and the woman who they believe took him. She was last seen in North Richland Hills – near Fort Worth.

Five-year-old Jagger Curry is white. He has brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt, grey-and-white striped pajama pants and cowboy boots.

Police believe he’s with 30-year-old Jennifer Lynne Echeverria. She’s also white with brown hair and brown eyes. She’s about 5-foot-9 and weighs around 140 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black short-sleeved t-shirt and jeans. She has a tattoo of angel wings with eyes on the inside of both arms. The back of her head is shaved.

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Texas
11:28 am
Thu December 19, 2013

Amber Alert Canceled for Baby Girl Abducted Near Corpus Christi

Photos of Natalie and Ronnie Jasso were not provided.

Update: The Amber Alert for Natalie Jasso has been canceled. Information about her condition was not immediately available.

Original Story: (6:03 a.m.): Law enforcement agencies across the state are looking for a two week-old baby girl who they believe was abducted by a male family member.

There’s an active Amber Alert for Natalie Jasso. The infant was last seen last night in Robstown, Texas – near Corpus Christi.

Natalie is Hispanic and has black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a white beanie and a white onesie with pink flowers on it.

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Amber Alert
4:01 am
Thu August 15, 2013

Amber Alert: Missing Central Texas Tot Found

Jaelyn Gucciana Johnson was last seen Aug. 5.
BeyondMissing.com

Update: Authorities say Jaelyn Johnson has been found safe and is back in the custody of her guardians.

Original Story (Aug. 14, 5:57 a.m.): Police in Copperas Cove, TX – just west of Killeen – have issued an Amber Alert for a missing toddler.

Jaelyn Gucciana Johnson is almost 3 years-old. She’s black and has black hair and brown eyes. She weighs about 40 pounds.

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Texas
5:07 am
Wed March 13, 2013

Three Missing Children Returned (Update)

Update: The Amber Alert has been discontinued. The Department of Public Safety says Calvin Lincecum voluntarily came in to the Terrell Police Department with his three children last night.

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Austin
4:08 pm
Tue February 14, 2012

Have You Seen This Missing South Austin Teen?

People are searching for 18-year old Austin teenager Jourdan Sarate, last seen on Friday.
Image courtesy reddit.com/r

Update (2/16/12): As of this afternoon, Austin Police have confirmed Sarate has been found and is safe, according to the Statesman

Original Post (2/14/12): A search is on for an Austin teenager whom authorities believe may be in trouble.

Eighteen-year old Jourdan Sarate has been missing from her South Austin home since Friday according to the Austin American-Statesman. Sarate’s mother told the paper her daughter has a bi-polar disorder and schizophrenia, and may have been without medication since the time of her disappearance.

A call for help has also been posted to social sharing site Reddit, where it has since spread across the web.

The Statesman notes Sarate became disturbed Friday after reading about a fatal auto accident late last year that claimed one of her classmates.

Anyone who sees Sarate is encouraged to contact Austin Police. 

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News Brief
5:59 am
Mon September 12, 2011

Top Morning Stories September 12, 2011

Firefighters are in their second week of battling the Bastrop County Complex fire.
Jeff Heimsath for KUT News

Update 9:04 AM:

The Texas Forest Service says the Bastrop County Complex fire is now 60 percent contained.

Bastrop Officials Revise Missing Persons List

While firefighters continue to battle the Bastrop County Complex fire, officials are trying to make sure everyone is accounted for. Bastrop County officials say as of last night eight people were still unaccounted for.  They’re asking these people to check in with them:

Barbara Bunklage

Mark and Ethel Ehato

Steve Ingram

Arlene Paige

Ted and Loraine Regan

Lindsey Walker

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Texas
11:10 am
Thu August 18, 2011

Amber Alert Issued for Galveston County Girl

An Amber Alert has been issued for Andrea Love Fox, 14, of League City.
Photo courtesy of National Center for Missing and Exploited Youth

UPDATE: Authorities in Galveston County initially said the man Andrea Fox was believed to be with was stationed at Fort Carlson, Colorado. They now say that James Dean Martin is stationed at Fort Carson, Colorado. Galveston County and DPS officials say the Amber Alert is still active, as of 11:10 a.m.

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Austin
3:28 pm
Mon January 3, 2011

Missing Woman Found Dead In Greenbelt

Image courtesy APD

The body of an 81-year-old woman who went missing in South Austin last night has been found in the Greenbelt, according to the Austin Police Department.  KUT News reported earlier today that APD were trying to find Leona Wagoner Owen.