Weslaco Teen Missing Since New Year’s Day Found Safe

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UPDATE (1:00 P.M.): Weslaco police said Ericka Duenas was located, according to an update on the agency's Facebook page. 

The 18-year-old is safe and back with her family. 


WESLACO – Police need the public’s help to find a missing Weslaco teen.

Ericka Duenas was last seen by family on New Year’s Day.

Authorities said Duenas never showed up for her 5:30 p.m. shift at Cinemark Movies 10 off Pike Boulevard on Monday.

Duena’s family told police they last saw her Monday afternoon riding her white bicycle near Clifton Street and City Park.

Police said the 18-year-old was last seen wearing a grey hoodie, black slacks and black shoes. She’s described as 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing 160 pounds with blue/black hair.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is urged to call Weslaco Crime Stoppers at 956-968-8477. 

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