Amber Alert discontinued for teen missing from Cuero


CUERO, Texas (KXAN) — Officials have discontinued an Amber Alert issued Friday morning for a 13-year-old girl who may be with a man driving a black Chevrolet Camaro.

No other details about the Amber Alert cancellation were available.

Earlier in the morning, police released the following details:

Police say Phoebe Nicole Hughes is 5’4″ tall, weights 150 pounds, has brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a blue shirt and denim capris.

Police have identified the suspect as Eric Castillo, a 34-year-old white man, who stands 5’2″ tall, 185 pounds, red hair, brown eyes and in connection with her abduction. Police say he has multiple tattoos.

The suspect drives a black, 2010, Chevy Camaro with Texas License Plate BX8 B009. The car has a Marine Corps sticker on the back windshield.

The suspect was last heard from in Cuero, Texas.

Call 911 or the Dewitt County Sheriff’s Office at 361-275-5734 if you see the car, the suspect or the victim. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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