An Amber Alert issued Tuesday morning for a missing 4-month-old Burlington girl was canceled after she was found just hours after going missing. Officers determined that Ruben Hernandez assaulted his wife, Carmen Serrato, and took their child, Eliana Hernandez Serrato.
The Burlington Police Department said Eliana Serrato and the suspect, 19-year-old Ruben Hernandez, were last seen traveling northbound from 513 South Ireland Street in a red 2003 Toyota Corolla with NC license plate VD93714.
Investigators were able to track Hernandez to a home in Gibsonville where he was taken into custody and the girl was recovered unharmed.
Hernandez was charged with Assault on a Female, Assault in the Presence of a Minor and Misdemeanor Child Abuse. He was placed in Alamance County Jail with no bond.