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The Latest: Tucson police find woman who was abducted by son

December 15, 2017

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a Tucson woman who was abducted by her son (all times local):

11:25 a.m.

Police say they have located a Tucson woman whose son abducted her by gunpoint.

Authorities say detectives spoke on the phone Friday with 61-year-old Concepcion Fuentes and then located her at a friend’s home in Tucson.

She was unharmed.

Her 26-year-old son remains missing.

Police say officers were called to a home Thursday where witnesses say Marco Herrera and Fuentes got into an altercation. They say Herrera then pointed a handgun at his mother and forced her into a car.

The vehicle was located later in the day.

Herrera is described as Hispanic, 5-foot-11, 160 pounds with close cut black hair and a goatee or mustache. He is considered armed and dangerous.

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9:50 a.m.

Police are searching for a Tucson woman who was last seen being abducted by her son at gunpoint.

Sgt. Pete Dugan says officers were called about a domestic violence incident Thursday afternoon.

Witnesses told responding officers that 26-year-old Marco Herrera had been in an altercation with his mother, 61-year-old Concepcion Fuentes.

They then described seeing Herrera point a handgun at Fuentes and force her into a vehicle before driving off.

The vehicle has since been located.

Neither mother nor son has been heard from or seen.

Authorities believe they may be heading toward Yuma.

Herrera is described as Hispanic, 5-foot-11, 160 pounds with close cut black hair and a goatee or mustache. He is considered armed and dangerous.

Fuentes is described as Hispanic, 5-foot-4, 165 pounds with shoulder-length brown hair.

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