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Mayra Martinez Missing: 17-year-old Calif. girl forced into car by threatening man

Mayra Martinez
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Mayra Martinez Missing: 17-year-old Calif. girl forced into car by threatening man
Mayra Martinez
Personal Photo

(CBS/AP) LOS ANGELES - Authorities have issued an Amber Alert after a 17-year-old girl was forced into a vehicle in South Los Angeles by a man who had threatened to kill her and himself in the past.

Los Angeles County Sheriff's officials said Mayra Martinez was forced into a green Ford Expedition Monday afternoon in the unincorporated Firestone area.

Investigators believe the suspect is 28-year-old Rafael Ibarra.

They did not release further details on the nature of Martinez's relationship with her abductor.

The 1999 Expedition's license plate number is 5GBJ226.