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Deming Girl, 6, Listed as Missing Person

Natalia Murillo Parra

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico State Police in cooperation with the Luna County Sheriff’s Office have issued a missing person advisory for 6-year-old Natalia Murillo Parra, who was last seen in Deming on Feb. 12 with Ana Maria Castro, according to a news release.

Castro was given permission to take the girl to California and was to return Natalia to her family a week later, but Castro has refused to return the child, the release said.

Natalia is 3 feet 2 inches tall, weighs 50 pounds, has brown eyes and brown hair and has a scar on her forehead, according to police.

Anyone with information about Natalia is asked to call Luna County sheriff’s Sgt. David Guerrero at (575) 546-2655.