Ellis County

Amber Alert Discontinued for 14-Year-Old Missing Since Monday

Glenn Heights police said the girl's father reported she was taken from a bus stop Monday by her biological mother, who lives in Missouri

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An Amber Alert was discontinued Tuesday night for a 14-year-old girl who had last been seen Monday afternoon in the Ellis County city of Glenn Heights.

The girl had last been seen in the 800 block of Cascade Drive in Glenn Heights just before 5 p.m. Monday, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Glenn Heights police said the girl's father reported she was taken from the bus stop by her biological mother, who lives in Missouri.

It was not immediately clear Tuesday what led to the alert being discontinued.

Authorities were looking for the girl's biological mother, 33-year-old Shawnice Hickman, in connection to the alert.

Anyone with information was asked to call the Glenn Heights Police Department at 972-223-3478.

Texas Statewide Alert Programs

There are seven kinds of alerts that can be issued for people in Texas. They are listed below with links to a page with more information.

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