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Find Alora Danielle Benitez, Still Missing! ***(HAPPY UPDATE: FOUND SAFE!)***

HAPPY UPDATE: IT HAS BEEN BROUGHT TO MY ATTENTION THAT ALORA DANIELLE BENITEZ HAS BEEN FOUND SAFE. PRAISE GOD! THE SUSPECTS ARE IN CUSTODY AND ALORA IS IN FBI CUSTODY UNTIL SHE IS REUNITED WITH HER FAMILY. BELOW I HAVE PROVIDED ADDITIONAL CONFIRMATION VERIFYING ALORA’S STATUS AND THIS WONDERFUL NEWS.

Find Alora Danielle Benitez, still missing!
It has been one month
Since two wanted suspects abducted her.
It has been one month
Since her loved ones saw her or heard from her.
Easter weekend has come and gone.
Mothers’ Day has come and gone.
Her latest birthday has come and gone.
Where is this missing teen girl?

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Find Alora Danielle Benitez, Still Missing!

Missing Child: Alora Danielle Benitez
Missing Date: April 16, 2019
Missing Location: South Bay, Los Angeles, California
D.O.B. (as given in the poster): May 13, 2003
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California
Missing Age: 15 years old
Current age: 16 years old
Height: 5’0″ to 5’2″ tall
Weight: 100 pounds
Race/Ethnicity: Latino/Hispanic/Caucasian
Nationality: American

The FBI’s Los Angeles Field Office is assisting the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department in California with their search for Alora Danielle Benitez. Benitez may be in the company of her biological mother, Marisela Mercado. She also may be in the company of her mother’s boyfriend, Roman Cerratos. Mercado and Cerratos are wanted for murder in an unrelated case in the State of California, County of Los Angeles. As a result, state warrants were issued for their arrests on April 22, 2019.

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The Wanted Suspects

Mercado is described as a Caucasian (Hispanic) American female. She was born August 26, 1978, in Los Angeles, California. She has brown hair, brown eyes, weighs 125 to 130 pounds, and is 5’3″. Mercado has a tattoo on her upper right arm and shoulder. She may use the alias Maricela Mercado, and has previously resided in Redondo Beach, California.

Cerratos is described as a Caucasian (Hispanic) American male. She was born October 10, 1979, in Los Angeles, California. He has black hair (currently worn bald), brown eyes, weighs 210 pounds, and is 5’11” to 6’1″. Cerratos has multiple tattoos, including the word “Maricela” tattooed vertically on one of his forearms. He has a fresh two-to-three inch laceration on the top of his right hand at the web between thumb and forefinger, and a one-inch laceration on his right index finger. Cerratos has previously resided in Maywood, Hawaiian Gardena, and San Diego, California.

According to an updated press release, the vehicle of Mercado and Cerratos has been found. It was located near the border of Mexico. Alora has a biological father in the United States.

Mercado and Cerratos may have fled to San Diego, California, or Mexico.
Mercado and Cerratos should be considered armed and dangerous.

The above photo on the far left of the poster is of Alora Danielle Benitez.
The above second photo on the left in the poster if of Marisela Mercado (L), who is wanted for murder in the State of California, County of Los Angeles. Also pictured is missing child Alora Danielle Benitez (R).
The above third photo on the right in the poster is of Marisela Mercado, who is wanted for murder in the State of California, County of Los Angeles. Photograph taken in 2014.
The above photo on the far right of the poster is of Roman Cerratos, who is wanted for murder in the State of California, County of Los Angeles. Photograph taken in 2017.

Find Alora Danielle Benitez, Still Missing!
Appeal

Alora Danielle Benitez has been missing for one month. An Amber Alert was issued for her one month ago. The alert remains active. Where can she be? During her disappearance, Alora missed Easter, her latest birthday, and Mother’s Day. Her mother and mother’s boyfriend are wanted for murder of an unidentified victim. What motivated them to take Alora with them? Is she still with them? Where are they? They could have left the county for Mexico.

Do you have any information concerning the whereabouts of Alora Danielle Benitez? Do you have any information concerning the whereabouts of suspect Marisela Mercado? Do you have any information concerning the whereabouts of suspect Roman Cerratos?

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Contact Information

If you have any information, please contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office (California) 1-323-890-5500. You can contact the FBI anonymous tip line: 1-800-CALL-FBI (1-800-225-5324). You can leave an online tip at: this webpage. OR You can contact your local FBI office. You can also contact FBI International Offices. To remain anonymous, you may contact the the Los Angeles Regional Crime Stoppers at: 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You may contact the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children: 1-800-843-5678. Anonymous tips should be directed to Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.

AMBER Alert: 30247
NCMEC: 1355350

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HAPPY UPDATE: Alora Danielle Benitez has been found safe. The suspects are both in custody. Alora is in FBI custody until she is reunited with her family. Click here to learn more.
FIND ALORA BENITEZ is a Facebook group set up for her. The above images other than the FBI poster are courtesy of this group. Use Facebook? “Join” this group.
This is the most updated article about Alora Benitez’s abduction. The vehicle of her abductors had been found. Click here to learn more.
This article gives the basic facts about Alora Benitez’s abduction. Click here to learn more.
Alora Danielle Benitez has a National Center for Missing and Exploited Children poster. Click here to view it.
REMOVED: The NCMEC AMBER ALERT poster for Alora Benitez remains up. Click here to view it.
Alora Danielle Benitez has an FBI profile. The above image and information are courtesy of this profile. Click here to learn more.

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