Missing child alert issued for Jasper teen

JASPER, AL (WBRC) – The Alabama Department of Public Safety has issued a missing child alert for Maria Lopez of Jasper.

Lopez was last seen on Friday March 12, 2010 with a Hispanic male named Diego Silvestre.

Public Safety officers say they are traveling in a Black Mitsubishi Montero with Alabama license plate #64A19N3.

They may travel to Mexico, Texas, Florida, North Carolina or Mississippi.

Lopez is 13-years-old with black hair and brown eyes. She is 145 lbs. and 5'2".

Silvestre has warrants on him in Jasper on other charges.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Maria Lopez or Diego Silvestre, call Officer Jeremy Owens at (205) 221-2121