An Amber Alert has been issued out of Dewitt by the Texas Department of Public Safety. They are reporting that 13 year old Phoebe Nichole Hughes has been abducted by 34-year-old Eric Castillo.

Texas Department of Public Safety

Phoebe is white, 5’4”, weighs 150 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen at 5:00 this morning wearing a blue shirt, blue jean capris and has a scar on her left leg.


Castillo is said to be White/Hispanic, 5’2”, 185 pounds with brown eyes and red or auburn hair. He has tattoos on both legs and arms, ankles, on his back and on his chest.


Texas Department of Public Safety

He may be driving a black 2010 Chevrolet Camaro that license number BX8B009 and has a marine corp sticker on the back windshield.


If you see them or have any information that could help authorities find them, call 361-275-5734.