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Washington Kidnapping Suspect May Pass Through Bay Area

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According to the California Highway Patrol, Elizabeth Romero (left) was abducted from Kennewick, Wash. on December 4, 2013. 19-year-old Eduardo Flores-Rosales (right) is suspected of taking Romero and could be headed to Mexico. (Kennewick Police Dept.)

Elizabeth Romero (left) was abducted from Kennewick, Wash. on December 4, 2013. 19-year-old Eduardo Flores-Rosales (right) is suspected of taking Romero and could be headed to Mexico. (Kennewick Police Dept.)

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Police have released an additional description of the vehicle wanted in connection with a statewide Amber Alert for a 14-year-old girl believed to have been abducted by a man in Kennewick, Wash., the CHP said.

Eduardo Flores-Rosalas, 19, is suspected of abducting Elizabeth Romero at about 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, the CHP said.

He was last seen driving a 2001 to 2003 hunter green Ford Escape with temporary Washington registration. The vehicle is believed to have a roof rack and custom wheels, the CHP said.

Romero is described as a Hispanic girl standing 5 feet 3 inches tall, weighing 130 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a white tank top, dark pants and was carrying a backpack and a pink purse, the CHP said.

Flores-Rosales is described as a Hispanic man standing 5 feet 9 inches tall, weighing 200 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

They may pass through California and the Bay Area en route to Mexico, the CHP said.

(Copyright 2013 by CBS San Francisco and Bay City News Service. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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