Cristiyana Contreras, boyfriend reported missing from Waco
PUBLISHED Fri, March 31, 2017 - 6:15pm EDT
The Waco Police Department is searching for 15-year-old Cristiyana Contreras and her 17-year-old boyfriend, Matthew Silva, after they went missing following an altercation at their school, officials say. (more)
Cristiyana and Matthew are reported to have been involved in an altercation at Waco High School on March 24, during which Matthew is alleged to have assaulted Cristiyana. The Waco ISD Police Department has launched an investigation into the assault.
"Cristiyana fled from the school about 2:30 pm and has not been seen by family since the incident," said Sgt. Patrick Swanton, a spokesman for the Waco Police Department. "During the investigation it was discovered that Matthew had also gone missing on Friday [March 24]."
Matthew was last seen at 4 p.m. on March 24, about 90 minutes after Cristiyana went missing. "At this point in the investigation we do not know if the two are together or if Cristiyana has run away," Sgt. Swanton explained.
Anyone who sees the pair or has any information that could help investigators is urged to call the Waco Police Department at 254-750-7500.