AMBER ALERT: Colorado Teen Reportedly Disappears with ‘Violent’ Man

January 09, 2019Jan 09, 2019
Updated Jan 9 1:40 PM ET

Colorado authorities are currently searching for a 17-year-old girl who reportedly disappeared with a “violent” 19-year-old man who is known to possess weapons. An Amber Alert was issued for Samantha Herrera Tuesday evening in hopes of getting her home safe and sound.

According to the Coloradoan, Samantha was last seen in the Hampden Avenue and Santa Fe Drive area in Sheridan, CO around 5:00 PM. Local authorities believe she is traveling with Rodney Brown in a white 2000 Honda Accord, Colorado license plate OMB236.

A recent court order showed that Rodney is not allowed to have any contact with Samantha. However, the two were spotted in a Petsmart parking lot. Samantha was seen trying to escape from Rodney's vehicle, but he drove off with her inside of the car, reported CBS Denver.

Samantha is described as 5’6” with brown hair and brown eyes. She weighs about 100 pounds. Rodney is 5’10” with brown hair and blue eyes. He weighs roughly 150 pounds.

This story is developing and will be updated as more information becomes available. Stay tuned for additional details.

Contact Detective Isnetto with the Sheridan Police Department at 303-795-4711 to report a sighting or any other information regarding this case.

Please pray for Samantha’s safe return. In other breaking news, the world’s richest man confirmed he is divorcing his wife after 25 years of marriage.

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