Arizona Amber Alert canceled after abducted foster children found, according to PCSO

SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ - Pinal County authorities say three foster children have been found and two suspects are in custody after the girls were abducted from their San Tan Valley home Friday morning.

PCSO Sgt. Pat Ramirez says two of the girls are sisters -- ages 12 and 16. The other girl is 12 years old and not related to the sisters.

Authorities say that the three girls were taken by the sister's biological mother, 44-year-old Veronica Frances Aleksiejczyk Rivera.

The sheriff's office said Friday night that all the victims had been found in Mesa and Rivera and another suspect, Martin Leon Villanueva, were in custody. 

Authorities say Rivera's parental rights were severed, but details aren't immediately available.

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