UPDATE: 2 Charged in Kidnapping of New Mexico Teen

A man and woman faces charges in a New Mexico teen's kidnaping.

Posted: Dec. 4, 2018 10:32 PM
Updated: Dec. 4, 2018 10:32 PM

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we being with breaking news. we now have mugshots of two people arrested by mississippi highway patrolfor reportedly kidnappinga new mexico girl. the trio was found in itawamba county on monday. wtva's rebecca butcher joins us with more. we know from authorities that a 14-year-old girl from new mexico, was found traveling with a man and a woman in itawamba county...they soondiscovered the teen had been reported missing. the two were found tuesday afternoon traveling with a young girl in a white van on i-22 near fulton... ...withvazquezdriving. both suspects were taken to jail while the 14-year-old in the car was turned over to child protective services. espanola police say an amber alert wasn'toriginallyissued for the child...becauseit did not meet the criteriafor one...but after goingthrough the teen's phone authorities say they realizedshe was a victim ofkidnapping. mbi investigatorswereseen walking into court today with evidence...they are looking into the case along with the federal bureau of investigation. we know that gonzales- morales is charged with kidnapping..his bond is set at 150 thousand dollars. the female suspect is being held on traffic offenses. meanwhile...the teen's parents are ontheirway back to mississippi for their daughter. emily read more on this story.. right now.. using the all-new wtva nine news app. the app gives you instant access to the latest news as well as breaking news from across the area. the new app is free and available now for all apple and android
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