Abducted teen safe, suspect in custody

August 2, 2009 11:40:37 AM PDT
A Southern California teenager who was abducted Friday was located safe Saturday night in Glendora and a suspect was taken into custody, the Governor's Office of Emergency Services announced Sunday morning.

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Cynthia Irene Hernandez was located in Southern California at 10:10 p.m. and an Amber Alert was canceled.

Hernandez, 13, was abducted from her home in Whittier at around 7:45 p.m. Friday by her uncle, according to the Governor's Office of Emergency Services.

Her uncle, 45-year-old Juan Cuella Hernandez, was reported to be armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information regarding the case can contact the Whittier Police Department at (562) 945-8249.

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