Winston-Salem teen Jair Junior Gasga-Espinoza abducted, police say

WINSTON-SALEM, NC (WGHP) — Police are looking for a 17-year-old who was reportedly abducted in Winston-Salem, according to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.

Jair Junior Gasga-Espinoza is described as a 5-foot-11 Hispanic boy weighing about 200 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, gray sweatpants, white tennis shoes and a black baseball hat.

Police say he was last known to be at an address on the 500 block of North Martin Luther King Drive in Winston-Salem.

NCDPS has not released any details on suspects in the abduction.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700 or call 911.

AMBER stands for America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response and also serves as a way to honor Amber Hagerman, who was kidnapped and killed in 1996.

Law enforcement throughout our state works continuously to solve missing persons cases. In some of these cases, authorities work with the North Carolina Center for Missing Persons to bring answers to the loved ones of those who are missing. The NC Center for Missing Persons is responsible for issuing Amber Alerts and Silver Alerts.


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