Missing girl from Michigan found safe in Mexico’s Cancun

February 2nd, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by BNO News  

CANCUN, MEXICO (BNO News) – Sixteen-year-old Amy Vargas from Eastpointe, Michigan who was reported missing Thursday was recovered Monday and now is safe in Mexico, the FBI said.

Amy Vargas traveled to Cancun, Mexico January 23 with her grandmother and great-grandmother. Vacationing at the Great Parnassus Hotel, Amy asked to use the restroom last Thursday but didn’t return.

“Amy Vargas, of Eastpointe, Michigan, was recovered today in Mexico. Vargas has been returned safely to her family,” the FBI said in a statement.

Investigators tried to contact Amy, but her cell phone was apparently turned off. It is unsure where Amy was during her absence although one report states that a manager of the hotel said she had called and reported she was fine.

It is also believed that she had left with and employee of the hotel and two other men.

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