BROWNSVILLE, Texas — A teen who went missing out of Brownsville, Texas, back in late July has been found safe.
According to the Alice Echo News-Journal, 17-year-old Amber Mallett was located with her boyfriend in Alice and has been returned to foster care in Brownsville. Child Protective Services was called to take her into custody after a tip was called in top the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Department.
According to the Center for Missing and Exploited Children, Mallett was last seen July 25 in Brownsville. Authorities at the time said she may be making her way to Alice or Arlington, Texas.
16-year-old Christopher Cortez, another teen missing out of the Houston area, was also spotted in the Alice area Thursday, according to CPS investigators. Authorities are still looking for him.
If you see Cortez, contact the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children at 1-800-843-5678.
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