ROCKFORD, Mich.– Two 17-year old Rockford High School students went missing after skipping class Monday afternoon.
According to the Kent County Sheriff’s Department, Gavin Vilchez and Renee Hunt were last seen together on Atlanta Court near the city of Rockford at 1 p.m.
They both were reported to be on foot with their backpacks after skipping their fourth and fifth hour classes. Deputies said they are believed to be in a relationship and are in need of medication left behind at their respective homes.
Gavin is a white male, about 5’7″ and 150 pounds, with blonde hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing dark clothing, a snowboarding jacket and a backpack. Vilchez has scars to both upper forearms and may have been riding a long board type of skateboard.
Renee is about 5’5″ and 135 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. She was also seen wearing dark clothing and a backpack. She also has cuts on many areas of her body.
Kent County Search and Rescue is currently conducting a ground search for the missing students.
If you have any information please contact the Kent County Sheriff’s Office at 616-632-6100 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345