The authorities are searching for two teenage girls who were abducted at a gas station in Santo Domingo Pueblo.

The Bureau of Indian Affairs and New Mexico State Police issued an Amber Alert for Zuriah Castillo, 14, and Jaylynn Miller, 16, on Saturday night.

The alert identified Andres Pinto, 37, of Albuquerque as a suspect in the case. According to the alert, the girls are believed to be traveling in a 1991 Cadillac Deville bearing New Mexico license plate of 514-WML. Authorities said Pinto has ties to Gallup.

He is 5 feet, 8 inches tall, weighs 199 pounds and has brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a black baseball hat, black shirt, black jeans, Converse shoes, and a silver necklace.

Zuriah is 5 feet, 5 inches tall, weighs 130 pounds and has shoulder length, bleach blond dark brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a white V-neck T-shirt and black jeans.

Jaylynn is 5 feet tall, weighs 112 pounds and has shoulder length brown hair that is dyed red and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a white V-neck T-shirt, black jeans and Vans shoes.

Authorities urged anyone with information regarding the girls' whereabouts to call 911 or the Bureau of Indian Affairs at 505-346-2868.

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