AMBER ALERT: Officials searching for 14-year-old girl

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source: Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office

February 07 2021 06:00 pm

GRAND SALINE, Texas —

UPDATE: This Amber Alert has been discontinued.


Police have released new information regarding the Amber Alert issued for missing 14-year-old last seen in northeast Texas.

According to Zandt County Sheriffs Office, the suspect, Austen Walker, is thought to be driving a white 2012 Toyota Camry with the Texas License Plate LGH 9294.

Authorities have also identified a second person of interest, Courtney Odum in the investigation.


An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing 14-year-old girl last seen in Grand Saline, a city in northeast Texas.

According to officials, Willow Sirmans was last seen on Monday, May 11 at the 3000 block of VZ County Road 1712 in Grand Saline at 10 p.m.

Sirmans is described with blue eyes, strawberry blonde hair, braces, 3 feet in height, and weighing 75 pounds.

Additionally, police have identified Austen Walker, 21, as a suspect in her disappearance.

Walker is described with green eyes, short brown hair, 140 pounds and 5 foot 9 inches. He’s also described with a tattoo on both arms and a scar on his right arm.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office at (903) 567-4133.

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