Amber Alert Issued for 12-Year-Old Girl Taken By 13-Year-Old Boy

November 20, 2017Nov 20, 2017

An Amber Alert was in effect in Iowa. A 12-year-old girl disappeared early this morning.

Police are asking for help locating the 12-year-old, Beyonce Carrasco. She is believed to be with 13-year-old Rodolfo Penaflor, Jr.

Penflor is a white male about 5' 4" and 110 lbs with black hair and brown eyes. Authorities believe he may be driving a white 2016 Nissan sedan with Iowa license plate EYB 982.

Corrasco was reported missing around 3:00am on Monday. She is about 5'2" and 85 lbs with black hair, brown eyes, and a mole on her nose. Her clothing is described as a dark gray top with gray Under Armour brand shorts.

If you spot the car you’re asked to call 911 immediately. If you think you can help, call the Denison Police Department at 712-263-3195.


The two minors involved in an Amber Alert were located shortly after 2 p.m. Monday, a Denison Police Department dispatcher told The Gazette.

The dispatcher said Beyonce Carrasco, 12, and Rodolfo Penaflor Jr., 13, had no physical injuries.