Missing Watertown teenager located in Massachusetts - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Missing Watertown teenager located in Massachusetts


Police in Watertown say 17-year-old Luanelly Rodriguez of Watertown has been found safe in Massachusetts.

She was located by Watertown Police, Connecticut State Police and the FBI unharmed and without incident around 11 a.m. Saturday.

Luannelly Rodriguez, 17, went for a walk on Ledgewood Road around 2:30 p.m.  A little while later, she sent a text to her aunt after being forced into a car.

According to police, Rodriguez told her aunt that she was taken in a car by a man and woman that she did not know.

"Several other text messages were received from Nelly's phone that stated that they were not from Nelly but and unknown individual who claimed to have her," police said in a statement Friday.

Family members told police that Rodriguez may be headed to Massachusetts.

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