Texas teen abducted by 28-year-old man found, alleged abductor arrested

Posted at 9:34 PM, Jan 20, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-21 15:20:28-05

An AMBER Alert issued Thursday for 14-year-old Hillary Salcedo, who was abducted in Buda was canceled Friday afternoon.

Authorities said Salcedo has been found and her alleged abductor has been taken into custody.


The Austin Police Department is searching for Hillary Salcedo, who was last seen around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 15.

Police said she is with Hector Avila and believe she may be in grave or immediate danger.

Hillary is 5 feet 4 inches tall with red hair, black eyes, and was last seen wearing a blue jean jacket and red shirt.

The man who is suspected of her abduction is 4 feet 9 inches tall with brown hair, brown eyes, and has multiple tattoos on his shoulder.

Anyone with information regarding this abduction can call the Austin Police Department at (512) 974-5250.