Florida Amber Alert: Jessica Matias-Francisco abducted from Fort Myers


PUBLISHED Mon, June 19, 2017 - 11:32am EDT


UPDATE: The amber alert has been canceled. Jessica was found safe.

A Florida Amber Alert has been issued for 14-year-old Jessica Matias-Francisco after she was allegedly abducted from Fort Myers by an older teenager, police say. Anyone with information is urged to call 911 immediately. (more)





The incident happened earlier on Monday when Jessica was allegedly taken from the 400 block of Tyrone Avenue in Fort Myers, but specific details about the circumstances of her disappearance were not immediately disclosed.

The suspect was identified as Paulo Mateo Pedro Tomas, an 18-year-old male. He is believed to have taken Jessica in a silver 2005 Chevrolet with Florida license plate 164RMX. The plate was stolen from another vehicle, according to the Lee County Sheriff's Office.

Jessica is described as a 14-year-old white/Hispanic female with black hair and brown eyes, standing 3 feet 11 inches tall and weighing 116 pounds. She was last seen wearing blue jeans and a blue and white horizontal striped shirt.

Anyone who sees Jessica, Paulo, or the suspect vehicle is urged to call 911 immediately, or call the Lee County Sheriff's Office at 1-239-477-1000 if you have any other information that could help investigators in their search.





  Florida     

 



LEAVE COMMENTS



.

 


Happening Now

1 dead, several injured in Kentucky high school shooting

Powerful earthquake strikes the Gulf of Alaska, prompts tsunami warning

Indonesia earthquake: 6.1 tremor strikes southwest of Jakarta

Man arrested for threatening to kill CNN employees

Gunmen storm Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, take hostages





BNO NEWS RADIO


Listen to "BNO News - Breaking News Radio" on Spreaker.




SIGN-UP BREAKING ALERTS



Just want the important news? Sign up now for the fastest email alerts from BNO News. Click here to get started!




LIVE WIRE


1 dead, several injured in Kentucky high school shooting

Powerful earthquake strikes the Gulf of Alaska, prompts tsunami warning

Indonesia earthquake: 6.1 tremor strikes southwest of Jakarta

Man arrested for threatening to kill CNN employees

Gunmen storm Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, take hostages





VIDEOS


Gunfire heard after North Korean soldier flees to South

West Virginia Amber Alert: Nicole Hall abducted from Lewisburg

Key Virginia House race ends in tie, to be determined at random

U.S. FCC votes to repeal net neutrality rules

Rock star Johnny Hallyday, the ‘French Elvis,’ dead at 74