McGREGOR, Texas (FOX 44) – UPDATE: Deputies with the McLennan County Sheriff’s Office have found and recovered Emiliee Solomon and Aysha Cross out of town. The Amber Alert for these girls has been canceled.
Investigator Steve January says James Robert Van Houten remains in custody in Williamson County, and that McLennan County is heavily involved in this investigation. Van Houten has two charges of Harboring a Runaway Child. More arrests are expected within McLennan County.
January says the McLennan County Sheriff’s Offices dedicated a lot of resources all day Monday to help find the girls. McLennan County asked for Williamson County’s assistance, and they took VanHouten to jail for them.
The Amber Alert was issued for Solomon and Aysha Cross, both 14 years old, and were reported missing from McGregor ever since June 29.
If you have any further information on this case, you can contact the McGregor Police Department at (254) 840-2855.