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Update: AMBER ALERT discontinued for missing 13-year-old Cuero,Texas girl

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Phoebe Nichole Hughes Phoebe Nichole Hughes
Eric Castillo Eric Castillo
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 UPDATE: CUERO (KYTX) - The Amber Alert issued Friday morning for a missing 13-year-old Cuero, TX. girl has been discontinued after she was found safe shortly after 12 noon .


Texas Department of Public Safety reports Phoebe Nichole Hughes was abducted around 5 a.m. Friday from Cuero in DeWitt County.

Phoebe, is described has 5'4, 150 lbs, brown eyes, and brown hair. She was last seen wearing a blue shirt, blue jeans Capri, and has a scar on her left leg.

The suspect in the abduction is 34-year-old Eric Castillo. He has tattoos on his left ankle, back, chest, left arm,left leg,neck,right ankle,right arm,right leg, upper left leg, and upper arm..

He was driving a 2010 black Chevrolet Camero, TX. License # BX8B009.

There is a Marine Corp Sticker on the back windshield of the car.

Hughes is expected to be in grave danger, according to missingkids.com.

Any information, please call the DeWitt County Sheriff's office at 361-275-5743

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