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Amber Alert cancelled after Denver area teens located

Posted at 11:42 PM, Jan 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-10 09:47:26-05
Samantha Herrera and Rodney Brown
Photo of Samanatha Herrera and Rodney Brown. (Courtesy of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation)

UPDATE: Around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, authorities announced that the pair has been found. Rodney Brown is in custody.

SHERIDAN – An Amber Alert has been issued for a 17-year-old girl who is missing from the Denver suburb of Sheridan.

Samantha Herrera was last seen around 5 p.m. Tuesday in the area of Hampden Avenue and Santa Fe Drive in Sheridan.

Herrera is believed to be with 19-year-old Rodney Brown. They may be traveling in a white 2000 Honda Accord with Colorado license plate number OMB-236.

The Colorado Bureau of Investigation says Brown is known to be violent and owns weapons.