Nearly two weeks have passed since an east Kansas teenager was reported missing.


Deaven Tannehill, 16, was last seen on March 5, 2024, in Iola, Kan. Advocates with Kansas Missing and Unsolved, a Facebook group, said he could still be in the area, but he may travel about 20 miles west of there to Yates Center.


Missing from: Iola, Kan.

Missing since: March 5, 2024

Age then: 16

Height: 6’0’’

Weight: 130 pounds

Hair: Strawberry-blonde

Eyes: Green

If you have information that could help the case, contact Iola Police Department at (620) 365-4960; the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children at (800) THE-LOST or online with NCMEC by clicking here; the Kansas Bureau of Investigation at (785) 296-4017 or online to the KBI by clicking here.


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