Heidi Search Center seeks public's in help in locating missing teen


SAN ANTONIO – The Heidi Search Center and local authorities are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 13-year-old boy.

Gabriel E. Villareal was last seen Sunday morning, in the 500 block of Easterling Street in Alice.

Police received a tip claiming Gabriel was seen walking towards the North Star Mall on Monday and is believed to be in the San Antonio area.

According to the center, he was last seen wearing a black hoodie with a red or orange letter “A” on the front and khaki colored cargo shorts. He has a scar above his left eyebrow and another on his left wrist. He also has a tattoo with the name Brandy on his right arm.

Gabriel is 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighing around 130 pounds and has brown hair in a Fohawk (shaved on the sides) style and brown eyes. He has braces and both of his ears are pierced.

If you think you may have seen Gabriel or know of his whereabouts you are asked to call the search center at 210-650-0428 or 1-800-547-4435.