UPDATE: Missing 14-year-old, 12-year-old from Linn County found safe

Alayna Swearingen and Keith Streeter

UPDATE: Officials say the two missing kids have been found and are safe. 


Original story:

PLEASANTON, Kan. — Officials in Linn County, Kansas, are searching for two missing children who took a family car and drove away from their homes, police say.

Keith Streeter, 14, and Alayna Swearingen, 12, were last seen at their homes in rural Pleasanton, Kansas, at about 11:30 p.m. Sunday.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office said investigators believe the two took a 2001 silver Buick LeSabre that belongs to Swearingen’s family and drove away. Officials said the two are boyfriend and girlfriend, and they don’t believe a third person is involved.

Streeter is described as 5-foot-6, weighing 120 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. It’s not known what he was last wearing.

Swearingen is described as 5-foot-2, weighing 106 pounds with blonde hair and hazel eyes. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a camo t-shirt and possibly a red and black hoodie.

Police said the Buick they’re believe to be driving has the Kansas license plate 488-KHT.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Linn County Sheriff’s Office at 913-795-2665.

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