[UPDATE]: The Amber Alert has been canceled. Reportedly, it appears authorities have discovered that Inez Ramirez willingly joined her now named boyfriend, Edgar Barton in his truck. The couple are suspected of possibly heading to Mexico. Reports coming in advise the teen had packed a suitcase before leaving her home. Sheriff Johnny Brown canceled the alert once he was advised of the update.
[Original Story]: An Amber Alert has been released for a teenager from Ellis County Texas. 16-year-old Inez Ramirez may had been abducted by a 23-year old male, Edgar Barton.
Authorities suggest Ramirez may be in immediate danger. Barton reportedly drives a red Chevy 2006 Silverado. His last known location was in Red Oak, it is approximately six miles southeast from DeSoto. The Amber Alert for Ramirez describes the teen as 5 feet 2 inches tall. She weighs approximately 130 pounds, has brown eyes and shoulder length brown hair. Police released the teen was last seen wearing a green shirt, black shorts and flip-flops.
The suspect, Barton is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 145 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. For any information pertaining to the details of this Amber Alert, officials have provided a number of contact. It is with great caution to ever approach or follow a vehicle with a possible dangerous person.
For whereabouts on the suspect and Ramirez, please contact the Ellis County Sheriff’s office: 972-825-4913.