Arizona Amber Alert canceled, missing girl found in Mesquite


An Arizona amber alert was canceled Sunday, after Mesquite Police located a missing 14-year-old girl in Nevada. 

Officers arrested 21-year-old Jonathan Ricarrdo Carson as a suspect in this situation. 

Aubrey Gardener was reported missing from her home in Surprise, Arizona on September 8. She is now safe in police custody, according to Mesquite officers. 

Carson will be criminally charged in Nevada with felony battery on a police officer, misdemeanor resisting arrest, and misdemeanor obstruction of justice.  

He also has an outstanding felony warrant for deserting military duty, and possible criminal charges pending out of Arizona.

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