Amber Alert for 14-year-old in north Houston discontinued

Marisol Avila had been reported missing

Marisol Avila, 14 (Houston ISD)

HOUSTONUPDATE: An Amber Alert that was issued for a missing 14-year-old in north Houston has been discontinued.

The Texas Department of Public Safety said in a press release that Marisol Avila has been found. No other information was provided.

Avila was reported missing after being last seen on Monday just before 9:30 a.m.


(Original Story)

An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing 14-year-old girl in Houston.

Marisol Avila was last seen on Monday, May 22, around 9:23 a.m. near Marshal Middle School in the 1110 block of Noble Street.

She is described as being 4 feet 5 inches tall with brown eyes, black hair, and a weight of about 110 pounds.

Officials say she was last seen wearing a black shirt, blue jeans, and black shoes.

Authorities are searching for a tan 1990 Subaru Forester with TX plates in connection to her disappearance.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Houston Independent School District Police Department at (713)892-7777.

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Victoria Lopez is a Digital Journalist at KSAT. Before joining the team in July 2022, she worked as a Digital Reporter at CBS 4 Rio Grande Valley and Local 23 News. Victoria graduated with a degree in Mass Communications — Public Relations from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

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