Missing Monroe girl found safe

A missing teenager from Orange County has been found.Police say 15-year-old Maybelline Santiago was located in Maryland last week with the help of cell phone

MONROE - A missing teenager from Orange County has been found.

Police say 15-year-old Maybelline Santiago was located in Maryland last week with the help of cell phone records. They say the girl was with Edgar Mazariegos, 40, an a illegal immigrant from Guatemala who was a friend of the girl's father. The family told police that Mazariegos had told them he wanted to be the girl's boyfriend and that the two had exchanged numerous text messages for about six months.

Police were also able to find the pair by tracking the license plate of the vehicle that Mazariego was driving.

Police searching for missing Monroe teen

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