MSP searching for runaway
UPDATE: Ethan Valdez was found and is safe. A spokesperson for the family posted on Facebook to please be sensitive to the situation the family has been going through and extended their sincere thanks to everyone who prayed, shared posts, and talked to people and their own children trying to help.
Ethan Valdez, 15, ran away from home Tuesday, Aug. 13, and has not been heard from since. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is requested to contact Trooper Eric Desch at the Michigan State Police Wayland Post (269-792-2213) or through Allegan County Dispatch (269-673-3899).
Ethan resides near Orangeville and attends Thornapple-Kellogg schools in Middleville. He is possibly wearing an orange and gray striped shirt and black Adidas tennis shoes. Ethan is 5’9”, 165 pounds, with short, black hair and wears glasses. He is of mixed race and appears Hispanic.