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UPDATE: AMBER Alert Canceled for Missing Rochester Teen

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UPDATE - 12:15 P.M. TUESDAY Dec. 4. 2018

The AMBER Alert for Rochester City Police Department has been canceled.


An AMBER Alert has been issued for a 14-year-old girl who was abducted in Rochester.

Joanna Coates was abducted on LaSalle Street in Rochester around 7 p.m. Saturday night. 

She and her alleged kidnapper, Robert Gonzalez, 41, may be headed to New York City. 

Joanna Coates is a white female, 14 years old with brown hair and green eyes. She's about 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs about 100 pounds. Joanna was last seen wearing timberland boots, blue Nike shirt, and black leggings. 

Robert Gonzalez is a Hispanic male, about 6 feet tall, and weighs about 185 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. 

Authorities say the child was taken under circumstances that lead police to believe that they are in imminent danger of serious harm or death.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Rochester City Police Department at (866)N Y S-AMBER or dial 911 to report a sighting. 

Visit http://amber.ny.gov for the most up to date information concerning this alert.