Bradenton teen, her baby may have run away to Mexico

MANATEE — The family of a 15-year-old fears that she has run away from Manatee County with her baby and is trying to travel to Mexico to be with her boyfriend.

Isabelle Gonzalez-Diaz and her daughter, 1-year-old Marieslo Betancourt, fled from the family home in the 6600 block of 12th Street West, Bradenton at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, according to a “runaway juvenile” report from the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies were told that Isabelle has run away in the past in attempts to make it to Mexico where her boyfriend is living, the report states.Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 941-747-3011 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-8877.