Brownsville Amber Alert suspect arrested, charged

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Credit: Brownsville Police Department

Clayton Ryan Phillips, age 18, was arraigned at the Brownsville Municipal Court on Wednesday.

BROWNSVILLE, Texas —An 18-year-old man has been charged with following a statewide Amber Alert Saturday night.

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According to a news release from the Brownsville Police Department, Clayton Ryan Phillips was charged with aggravated kidnapping and traffic of a person.

Phillip’s bond was set at $75,000 for the kidnapping charge and $500,000 for the traffic of person charge.

Phillips was arrested on June 27 by the Mansfield Police Department in connection to the disappearance of 13-year-old Antonette Rodriguez of Brownsville.

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