Virginia abduction suspect in custody; Woman, granddaughter remain missing

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WRIC) -- A man who is believed to have abducted a woman and her granddaughter has been taken into custody, though the grandmother and young girl remain missing, WHSV reports.

According to the Harrisonburg Police Department, Hareton Jaime Rodriguez-Sariol was arrested and is being questioned by officers regarding the whereabouts of 48-year-old Elizabeth Rodriguez Rubio and her 12-year-old granddaughter, Angie Carolina Rodriguez Rubio.

Virginia State Police issued an AMBER alert Tuesday afternoon for the 12-year-old Harrisonburg girl and a critically missing adult alert for the girl's grandmother, who were last seen in the 2800 block of South Main Street in Harrisonburg on Sunday, Aug. 5 at around 1:30 p.m. 

Both were seen with Hareton Jaime Rodriguez-Sariol, who authorities believe may have abducted them. 

All three were believed to be traveling to New York in a white 2000 Volvo tractor-trailer, with the Virginia license plate number 21739PZ. The vehicle is owned by AMG Express L.L.C. 

Angie Carolina Rodriguez Rubio is described as a Hispanic female with brown eyes and long, curly brown hair. She is five feet, one inch tall, weighing about 112 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black blouse with flowers on it, black leggings and white sandals.

Her grandmother, Elizabeth Rodriguez Rubio, is a Hispanic female with black hair and brown eyes, and is roughly 140 pounds and is five feet, four inches tall. She was seen wearing a burgundy blouse and black skirt.

If you have information about Angie Carolina Rodriguez Rubio, Elizabeth Rodriguez Rubio or Hareton Jaime Rodriguez-Sariol, please call 911. 


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