(Update: 02/26/14): 09:45 – The Amber Alert has been cancelled.
An Amber alert that originated in Texas has been announced to authorities in Kansas and Missouri after the victim’s cell phone was pinged near Lenexa, Ks.
According to the report, Noemi Velazquez, 15, is described as an Hispanic female, 4’ 11” tall, weighing 120 lbs. with glasses. She was last seen wearing a white shirt, blue jeans, black tennis shoes and carrying a brown purse.
The suspect is Juan Fabian Arenas Delacruz. He is described as an Hispanic male weighing 180 lbs. approximately 5′ 6″ tall with some facial hair. Delacruz is reportedly driving a silver 2004 Volkswagon Passat with Texas plates, D F 7 T 5 0 7.
The vehicle was last seen at 7:30 p.m. on February 25th on I-35 northbound in Lenexa, KS and may now be in Missouri.
Anyone with information is urged to call local law enforcement immediately at 911.