AMBER ALERT – Deming, NM – Avyanna Gaco-Hernandez

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For Immediate Release
March 15, 2023


Deming, NM – The following information is for the distribution of an AMBER ALERT from the Deming Police Department.  For details, please contact the Deming Police Department at (575) 546-0354.


The Deming Police Department is asking the public for assistance in locating Avyanna Gaco-Hernandez, a three-year-old female who is three foot five inches tall and weighs forty-five pounds.  She has short brown hair and brown eyes.  She was last seen wearing a black shirt and jean pants, and she was wrapped in a blanket with cartoon characters on it.


She was abducted from her residence on the six hundred block of west Third Street in Deming by Jaime Gamboa and Adriana Rivas.  Jamie Gamboa is a thirty-four-year-old male who is five foot five inches tall and weighs one hundred eighty pounds.  He has brown eyes, black hair, and a goatee.  He was last seen wearing a white muscle shirt, dark jean pants, and brown work boots.  Adriana Rivas is a thirty-three-year-old female who is five foot six inches tall and weighs two hundred pounds. She has brown eyes and red hair.  Her clothing description is unknown.


Gamboa and Rivas are acquaintances of Avyanna’s mother.  After an altercation with the mother, Gamboa and Rivas took Avyanna and left on foot.  Their direction of travel and destination are not known.


Many details are still under investigation, but of urgent concern is the whereabouts of Avyanna Gaco-Hernandez.  Anyone with information is urged to call the Deming Police Department (575) 546-0354, or dial 911.