Authorities say the girls may have been kidnapped by 44-year-old Terry Miles, whose relationship to the girls was not immediately clear. She has a right nose stud, braces and is wearing unknown clothing.
"The second child is identified as Luluvioletta Mariposo Bandera-Magret, white, female, 7 years old, DOB 1/31/10, 4'5", 75 lbs, curly brown hair, brown eyes, in unknown clothing.
A photo released by police of Luluvioletta Mariposo Bandera-Magret and Lilianais Victoria Cake Griffith, who are the subject of an Amber Alert issued Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017.
Authorities believe the girls are with Miles and could be traveling in a gray 2017 Hyundai Accent four-door hatchback with Texas license plate JGH9845 with a white sticker on the back window. Miles was last seen on December 30.
Miles is described as being 6-foot-2 and about 200 pounds with brown hair, hazel eyes and a beard. Early this morning, police suspected they may be headed for Louisiana. Police provided CBS affiliate KHOU-TV with an image of Miles' vehicle. "Usually, you hear it, and it's like, 'Oh, it's somewhere else'". A woman was found dead inside of the home. I was just glad none of my kids or my wife was here. "Most of the time they were gone". "Like I said, I got kids, and I wouldn't want that to happen to mine".