Texas mother & son arrested after missing Kansas teen located
AUSTIN, Tex. (KAKE) - A Texas woman and her adult son have been arrested in connection with a Kansas teen reported missing last month. Judy Myers, 62 and Christopher Douglas Mitchell, 35, were arrested earlier this month by Austin, TX police.
The 16-year-old told police Mitchell picked her up in Wichita and brought her to Austin and that they had sex multiple times. An arrest affidavit revealed Mitchell admitted having sex with the girl, and that he knew she was underage. Myers told police she was aware her son was having sex with the teen and that the girl was underage.
Police believe Mitchell met the teen through the social media platform Discord.
Mitchell is facing charges of trafficking a child, engaging in sexual conduct, sexual assault of a child and unlawful restraint. Myers is charged with interference with child custody.