The Rocky Mount Police Department has issued an Amber Alert for a 12-year-old girl who they say is with a man who served time in prison for taking indecent liberties with a child.
Police say the suspected abductor,
Phillip Daniel Denkler
, 27, is a sex offender. He is described as a white male with straight, short, black hair and brown eyes.
The two were last seen in a beige 2005 Hyundai Sonata with North Carolina license plate number
Authorities say the girl's grandmother discovered her missing from their home Friday at about 6:50 a.m.
Denkler was released from prison less than a year ago, according to authorities, after spending close to two years there.
Authorities are asking anyone who has information about this case to call the Rocky Mount Police Department at
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