A 13-year-old girl reported missing Cumberland Gap National Historical Park According to officials, he is believed to be with a 15-year-old Tennessee boy.
Erica Gamerdinger went missing on Monday from the Wilderness Road Campground in a park adjacent to Virginia, Tennessee, and Kentucky. The Rangers said Wednesday they believed they were with 15-year-old Keith Griffith from Speedwell, Tennessee.
Erica’s mother fears they will. Travel to Colorado or Alaska..Erica and her family From Edgewood, Iowa, And was in the Cumberland Gap during the holidays.
The relationship between Erica and Keith has not been announced.
She sent a text message before Erica went missing “SOS” letters and map Jen Gamerdinger told WVLT about her whereabouts.
Erica’s aunt, Christina Marie Johari, said Wednesday night’s family was “There is an imminent riskIn the life of Erica and Keith.
“Law enforcement agencies have spent a lot of time, effort and money looking for them,” Johari said in a Facebook post. “Broken heart families are looking for all the leads available in the area. Other extended families are for connecting, investigating and sharing information to find these young teens. I’ve run out of all means. “
Julie Gamerdinger Rottinghouse, another of Erica’s aunts, said the authorities said:I’m looking from the sun until it gets darkFor teenagers.
According to officials, Erica is 5 feet, 5 inches high, 100 pounds and has blonde hair. She was finally seen wearing a dark blue floral tank top in jeans shorts.
“She is a loving daughter, a” second mother “for many siblings, always a great helper of two older grandparents, an extraordinary helper with a love for agriculture, and beautifully. An intelligent young woman, she is deeply missed by her extended family. family” One woman said in a Facebook post.
Keith is 5 feet, 11 inches, 160 pounds and has brown hair and blue eyes. He was finally seen wearing black and gray shorts and a gray or blue T-shirt.
He also has an undisclosed medical condition and is believed to have no medicine for him.According to the missing person flyer, he was on board Blue and white Yamaha dirt bike.
If you have met the girl or have information about her whereabouts, please contact the Clayborn County Sheriff’s Office (ext. 423-626-1911). 1, or 1-800-TBI-FIND, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.