Update: Nixa police confirm the Mayes County, Okla., Sheriff’s Office has located Kevin and Tessa Merritt, and they are safe.
The Nixa Police Dept. is asking for the publics help in locating two Nixa, Missouri missing teens traveling together. Tessa Meritt, 15, and Kevin Merritt, 17,
They are believed to be traveling with their Uncle, Tommy Lee Case in a grey vehicle.
Kevin and Tessa did not tell anyone where they were going and may be heading to their mother’s home in Oklahoma.
On October 11, Tessa texted her father and said she needed help. Police found that the cell phone was last used in Belle Plaine, Kansas.
If you know of the whereabouts of Tessa or Kevin or see the three of them traveling in the grey vehicle, please call the Nixa Police Dept. at 417-725-2510.