UPDATED: 11/02

Suspect Arrested, 15-Year-Old Girl Home Safe


UPDATE 2: The Volusia Sheriff's Office confirmed to News Daytona Beach via email that Huffman is now home safe.

UPDATE: The Volusia Sheriff's Office (VSO) announces the arrest of Hilario Maldonado, who was found at his Deltona home on Monday (November 2nd).

Maldonado was arrested  for interfering with child custody after DeBary teen Charleigh Huffman left her home earlier on Monday, possibly traveling with him. The teen, however, is still missing. Deputies are asking everyone to be on the lookout for her.

Earlier reporting below.

DeBary, FL - The Volusia Sheriff's Office says 15-year-old Charleigh Huffman was last seen today at 4:15 a.m. at her home and investigators say she could be traveling with 29-year-old Hilario Maldonado in a beige Audi with Florida tag 379-1XA.

Charleigh Huffman is 5'2" and weighs about 130 pounds. She has blonde hair in a ponytail with the bottom half of her hair shaved. She was wearing a dark hoodie and white and blue camo running shorts when last seen.

Maldonado is a convicted felon and may be armed.

Anyone with information about the pair is urged to contact Detective Wheeler at (386) 748-9861, via email at swheeler@vcso.us, or contact the Sheriff’s Office at (386) 248-1777 regarding case number 20-20012.

You can submit an anonymous tip by calling Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida: 1-888-277-8477 (TIPS) or via the P3 Tips app available at NEFCrimestoppers.com

News Daytona Beach's Sean Mooney contributed the update to this report.

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