Search Continues for Missing Nacogdoches, Texas Teen Now Believed to be in the Lubbock Area
15-year-old Nacogdoches County teen Nomei Velazquez was reported missing around 10:00 pm Monday night, and is now believed to have been abducted and possibly in the Lubbock, Texas area.
Velazquez was last seen leaving school Monday afternoon and is believed to be with 28-year-old Juan Fabian Delacruz.
Nacogdoches Sheriff Jason Bridges says that Velazquez's cell phone was pinged twice Tuesday night in the Lubbock, Texas area. Lubbock Police say that after searching the area they did not find Delacruz's vehicle, however Bridges said someone did report seeing Velazquez and Delacruz in Lubbock Wednesday morning.
Nomei Velazquez, who also goes by "Mimi," is 4'11", weighing 120 lbs, and has black hair and brown eyes. She wears glasses, and was last seen wearing a white shirt, blue jeans, and black tennis shoes, and was carrying a brown purse.
Juan Fabian Delacruz is 5' 6", weighing 180 lbs and has black hair, brown eyes, and some facial hair. Delacruz is driving a silver 2004 Volkswagen Passat with a Texas license plate number of DF7T507.
Law enforcement believe the young girl is in grave or immediate danger.