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UPDATE: Amber Alert cancelled for 2 Florida girls

FDLE officials want people to sign up for Amber Alerts
Posted at 8:01 AM, Jul 15, 2013
and last updated 2013-07-15 10:29:22-04

ORMOND BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police have cancelled an Amber Alert after two Florida girls were found safe.

 

      Ormond Beach police issued the alert for 7-year-old Allison and 9-year-old Angela Pastorino. The girls appeared to have been with their mother, 28-year-old Jennifer Peabody.

 

      Family members said Peabody suffers from depression and said she was planning on killing herself and her daughters during a phone call with a relative.

 

      Authorities cancelled the alert Monday and said they were interviewing the girls' mother.

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ORMOND BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Police have issued an Amber Alert for two central Florida girls after authorities say their mother threatened to kill them and herself.

Ormond Beach police issued the alert for 7-year-old Allison and 9-year-old Angela Pastorino. The girls may be with their mother, 28-year-old Jennifer Peabody.

Family members said Peabody suffers from depression and said she was planning on killing herself and her daughters during a phone call with a relative.

WKMG reports Peabody could be driving a 2001 four-door Saturn with the Florida tag 230-ITM.

Peabody is 5 feet 5 inches tall, 150 pounds and has brown eyes and red hair. Both girls have brown hair, brown eyes and fair skin.

Police are asking anyone with information about their whereabouts to call Ormond Beach police at 386-677-0731.