Authorities have identified the suspect in the Amber Alert kidnapping of a 4-year-old Hidalgo girl as Raul Ornelas.
The 40-year-old man is believed to have kidnapped Lesley Perez from her front yard on Tuesday night.
He is described a Hispanic male, 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighing 165 pounds with spiked black hair, brown eyesÂ and wearing a dark shirt.
Investigators initially said the abductor left the scene in a white 1990s model Ford F-150 but now believe Ornelas is driving a 2002 blue four-door Chevrolet Cavalier with Texas license plates 875-SBZ.
Public records show that theÂ license plates were last registered to Ornelas at 125 East Chapin Street in Edinburg in November 2006.
The State of Texas issued the Amber Alert early Wednesday morning (05-13) after the child was reportedly abducted while playing in front of her home in Hidalgo on Tuesday evening (05-12). The child is considered to be in grave and immediate danger. Hidalgo is just south of McAllen on the Mexican border.
Lesley Estefania Perez a 4 year old Hispanic female, 3' 6" with brown eyes and brown hair. She was last seen wearing lime green shorts, a green striped shirt with a white collar and Hello Kitty earrings. She has a small scar on right eyebrow and a birthmark on her upper leg.
The suspect is an unknown Hispanic male, approximately 30 years old, 5' 7", 190 pounds with brown hair and eyes. He was last seen wearing a dark shirt.
The suspect vehicle is a white Ford F-150 pick up with a partial Texas tag number of 50
Anyone with information is asked to call the Hidalgo Police Department at 956-843-2737 or dial 911.
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