Authorities searching for two missing North Carolina teenagers
TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY, N.C. — Authorities are searching for two missing North Carolina teenagers who were last seen on Thursday.
The Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office said on Facebook that officers are currently looking for 16-year-old Dominique Gabrielle Summerall and 17-year-old Joseph “Joey” James Lestoric.
The teenagers were reported missing from a home in Sapphire around 2:30 p.m. Jan. 1, according to the sheriff.
Summerall has red hair, green eyes, the right nostril of her nose pierced and there’s a scar on her right eyebrow. She was last seen wearing black pants, brown boots, burgundy sweatshirt and carrying a backpack.
Lestoric is described as 5’6” tall and about 130 pounds with blond hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing desert style camouflage pants, a camouflage jacket and carrying a backpack.
Anyone with any information on either of them can call the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office at (828) 884-3168.