Authorities Still Looking For Missing Weatherford Teen; Person Of Interest Found


Friday, October 26th 2012, 7:24 pm
By: News 9


Authorities are still looking for a teenager missing from Weatherford, Okla., who they say may have been sold into human trafficking in Oklahoma City. On Saturday, the person of interest in this case has been taken into custody.

According to the Custer County Sheriff's Office, 16-year-old Jaray Mickell Wilson was last seen in the Weatherford area on Oct. 15. 

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The Sheriff's Office say they developed new information Friday that Wilson is being held against her will, or has been sold into human trafficking in Oklahoma City.

Wilson stands 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 95 pounds. She has green eyes, and black hair with blond streak on the left side.

Wilson's parents told News 9 during an interview on Saturday that their daughter no longer had three piercings under the lower lip, but did have two new piercings above the upper lip.

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Gilberto Paz, 37, was identified as a person of interest in this case. According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Paz has been taken into custody Saturday. It is unclear at this time where he was caught.

If you have any information, call the Custer County Sheriff's Office at (580) 323-1616.

News 9 and News9.com will keep you updated as more information becomes available.