POSTED: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 3:52pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 4:07pm
North Richland Hills, TX (KETK) — North Richland Hills police are seeking the public’s help with a 14-year-old girl who has been missing for almost a week.
Ruby Contreras, 14, did not return home from North Oaks Middle School in Haltom City on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
Her parents said tthis is not regular behavior for her.
They believe she is in danger and possibly with Stephan Cox, 26.
North Richland Hills officers believe Ruby is not in the area and may be traveling with Cox by bus to West Texas.
They think the two were seen in El Paso together.
North Richland Hills police spokesman Keith Bauman issued an active Amber Alert on Tuesday.
Ruby is about 4'11" and weighs 95 punds.
She was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt and jeans. The man police believe she is with, Stephan Cox, is said to be 5'5" and around 130 pounds.
If you have information about Contreras or Cox, call North Richland Hills police at 817-281-1000 or your local police department.