Redondo Beach Teen Found in Mexico Along With Mother, Who’s a Suspect in Deadly Shooting in Carson | KTLA

A woman who evaded arrest for three months in connection with a deadly Carson shooting in April has been taken into custody after authorities found her in Mexico along with her teenage daughter, whose disappearance triggered an Amber Alert, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department announced Wednesday.

Maricela Mercado and her daughter, 16-year-old Alora Benitez of Redondo Beach, were detained Tuesday in Chihuahua, Mexico and deported to the U.S. after they entered the country illegally, the Sheriff’s Department said.

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Teenage girl still missing after man wanted in Carson killing is arrested in Mexico | Los Angeles Times

A man suspected in a Carson homicide was arrested last week in Mexico after a months-long search, but the woman and teenage girl he was believed to be traveling with are still missing, authorities said.

Roman Cerratos, 39, was extradited to Los Angeles on Friday, but charges against him have not yet been filed with the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office, officials said.

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AMBER Alert for Calif. Teen Believed to Be with 2 Murder Suspects | People

Police in California have issued a plea to the public for help in their continuing search for a missing 15-year-old girl.

On Thursday, an AMBER Alert was issued in Los Angeles for Alora Benitez, who was last seen with her mother and an adult male.

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CA – Family asks for help finding man who went missing on his way to Long Beach | Press-Telegram

The sister of a 63-year-old man who went missing last week as he was being transported from a Westwood hospital to a care facility in Long Beach is asking for the public’s help.

Deloris Farmer said her brother, Andrew La Mont Farmer, went missing around 10:30 p.m. May 19. He was released around 9:10 p.m. from Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center after being treated for a seizure he suffered earlier that day. Hospital staff reportedly put him in a taxi bound for 1012 Locust Ave. in Long Beach, but he never arrived.

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CA – Deputies Seek Public’s Help In Finding Army Veteran Reported Missing In Carson « CBS Los Angeles

CARSON ( — Authorities Sunday asked for the public’s help in locating a missing 38-year-old man who has served two tours in Iraq.

Benjamin “Ben” Vogt was last seen in his 1999 dark blue Dodge Durango just before 10 p.m. Saturday in Carson.

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Douglas Deputies Look for Missing Woman Kayla Denboer

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INDIAN HILLS, NV – Douglas County sheriff’s deputies are looking for a young woman missing since May.

The missing person report was filed in July, and detectives haven’t gotten any significant leads leading them toward the woman.

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