Fort Stockton Child Found Safe and Sound


The Pecos County Sheriff's Office tells NewsWest 9 that eight year old Haley Duarte-Torres is back at home and is safe.

An off duty Sheriff's Deputy found the girl in town with her father.

It was determined to be a civil matter.


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NewsWest 9

PECOS COUNTY - Lots of concerned residents in Fort Stockton posted on our NewsWest 9 Facebook page about a possible missing child.

The search was suspended on Sunday evening by the Pecos County Sheriff's Office and she is not considered missing.

Authorities were looking for eight year old Haley Duarte-Torres.

Officials have determined that it was Haley's father who took her.

However, it is not considered a kidnapping.

Officials say the father is only in violation of criminal trespassing.

Haley and her father have not been located.