McAllen Police locate 13-year-old, reunite her with family

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MCALLEN, Texas (KVEO) — Editor’s note: This story has been updated as our station received more information from police officials.

Update: McAllen Police report Laura Jocelyn Puente has been located and reunited with her family.


The McAllen Police Department is looking for a 13-year-old that left her house voluntarily on May 12.

Laura Jocelyn Puente was last seen in the area of the 500 Block of E. Jasmine Ave, said the release.

Officials with the police department say there is a concern for her well-being.

She was last seen wearing gray t-shirt, blue jeans, black Nike Air Force with a brown sole tennis shoes and carrying a small brown synthetic leather backpack.

Anyone with information as to her whereabouts is asked to call McAllen Crime Stoppers (956) 687-8477.

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