Missing Texas Family Located In U.P.
Jeffery Farrey, 22, of El Paso, TX.
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities say a missing El Paso, Texas family has been located in Delta County.
22-year-old Jeffrey, 20-year-old Jenna and 19-month-old Blake Farrey were located and taken into custody early Sunday morning at The Eagles Nest motel in Escanaba.
The family had been reported missing on Friday. Blake Farrey has been turned over to Child Protective Services, and Jeffrey and Jenna Farrey are lodged in the Delta County Jail awaiting extradition back to Texas.
Authorities say a baby, 5-month old Jackson Farrey, is missing at this time.
Investigators are urging anyone with any information on the whereabouts of the child is asked to call El Paso Police, the FBI or their local law enforcement agency.
Neither police in El Paso nor Michigan State Police are saying why the Farrey family left Texas and fled to the U.P.