PEARLAND, Texas (KWTX) A 15-year-old Pearland girl named in a statewide Amber Alert was found Monday afternoon and her stepfather was taken into custody.
Police say Irene Alejandra Nunez and her stepfather, Kevin Caceres, were found at around 1:45 p.m. Monday in Beaumont.
Caceres is facing a kidnapping charge, authorities said.
The Amber Alert was issued after the girl disappeared late Sunday afternoon.
Authorities believed that Caceres, 37, took her from her home, according to the alert.