Amber Alert Canceled For 5-Month-Old Sarasota Girl

By: National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Email
By: National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Email

By WCTV Eyewitness News Web Staff

Manatee Co., Fla. -- According to the Sarasota Police Department, an Amber Alert issued this morning has been canceled.

Police say 5-month-old Brianna Martinez - Lujano has been located in Manatee Co. and is safe.

An investigation is ongoing at this time.


News Release: National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

A Florida AMBER Alert has been issued for the following child. The child was last seen in the area of the 4000 block of Tamiami Trail in Sarasota. The child may be in the company of the listed suspect. They may be traveling in the listed vehicle.

Brianna Martinez-Lujano (5 months)

Vehicle:
2003 Dodge Ram, Silver, Pickup
Florida license plate #975TZG

If you have information, contact:

Sarasota Police Department
Call: 941-861-5951


What is an AMBER alert?

An AMBER Alert is a rapid notification system to alert the public and solicit their assistance when a child has been abducted and is facing grave danger. The U.S. Department of Justice recommends the following criteria for issuing an AMBER Alert: 1) There is reasonable belief by law enforcement an abduction has occurred; 2) The abduction is of a child age 17 years or younger; 3) The law-enforcement agency believes the child is in imminent danger of serious bodily injury or death; 4) There is enough descriptive information about the victim and abduction for law enforcement to issue an AMBER Alert to assist in the recovery of the child. Source: missingkids.com


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