SALISBURY, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - The Salisbury Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing 15-year-old girl who they say could be heading to Virginia with her 22-year-old boyfriend.
Officers said Keiry Nalleli Serrano, 15, was last seen by family at her home along Whisperwood Drive in Salisbury. It's believed she is with her boyfriend, Eduaro Carlos Mendez, 21.
The victim's family was able to make contact with Mendez on Monday, Jan. 7 and he advised that he was heading to Virginia. He was asked to come home with Serrano and he said, "he would be heading back."
At this time, neither person has been located, police said.
A warrant for Mendez' arrest for felonious restraint and contributing to the delinquency of a minor has been issued. Anyone with information on Serrano or Mendez' whereabouts is asked to call 704-638-5333 or 704-638-2149.