Above: Mariah Martinez in 2016
Last seen in Lubbock, Texas on October 18, 2016
Vital statistics: Hispanic female. Born on August 18, 2008. Black hair, brown eyes. Was eight at the time.
Circumstances: She was initially abducted along with her siblings Jeremiah Martinez and Leimiah Martinez McGavok by their non-custodial mother, Amanda Martinez. Photos and vital statistics for her are not available. An order had been made to take the children into protective custody after she and a boyfriend failed drug tests and Jeremiah stated that she fought with Mariah and the boyfriend had punched him in the face. They were also living with Amanda's father, a registered sex offender. Jeremiah and Leimiah were located in New Mexico in January 2017, after their mother and maternal grandmother were arrested. Mariah has not been located and she is considered at risk. She may be in New Mexico.
If you have any information as to Mariah's whereabouts, please contact the Lubbock Police Department at 806-775-2865. Any information received can be kept confidential.
Information used to compile this casefile came from the following resources:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
The Charley Project
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