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Florida Amber Alert canceled for 11-year-old Escambia County girl

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Posted at 11:09 AM, Jul 28, 2022

ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. — The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has canceled the Amber Alert for an 11-year-old girl reported as kidnapped out of Escambia County.

FDLE said she was safely located shortly before 5 p.m.

The Escambia County Sheriff's Office said Banesa Irene Fernandez-Santis was originally last seen around 10 p.m. on Wednesday in the 5600 block of Arthur Brown Road.

FDLE labeled Manriquez Brijido-Ortez, 42, as the abductor in this case.

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The sheriff's office said Fernandez-Santis is 4’6” tall and 120 lbs with long black hair. FDLE said she has scars on her face.

Brijido-Ortez is 5’8” tall and weighs 140 lbs. He has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Escambia County Sheriff's Office at 850-436-9620 or 911.

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