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Amber Alert In California For Missing Washington Teen

An Amber Alert was issued Friday for a 14-year-old girl who was allegedly abducted in Kennewick, Wash., by a man who may be trying to take her to Mexico.

Photo credit: National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

Elizabeth Romero, 14, was allegedly abducted in Kennewick, Wash., Dec. 4, 2013.

Photo credit: National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

Eduardo Flores-Rosalas, 19, allegedly abducted 14-year-old Elizabeth Romero from Kennewick, Wash., Dec. 4, 2013.

According to Washington state police, Elizabeth Romero was abducted around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday by 19-year-old suspect Eduardo Flores-Rosalas.

Romero is Hispanic, 5 feet 3 inches tall, 130 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. She was wearing a white tank top, dark pants and was carrying a backpack and pink purse.

Flores-Rosalas is 5 feet 9 inches tall, about 200 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen driving a green early 2000s Ford Escape with a temporary Washington registration.

Anyone who spots either Romero or Flores-Rosalas was urged to call 911 or contact Kennewick, Wash., police at (509) 628-0333.

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