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July 21, 2017

Runaway Juveniles - Lamoille - safety concern









  • Vermont State Police - 17A102811
  • Lamoille County Sheriff - 17LC002488


TROOPER:                Detective Sergeant Richard Desany             

STATION:                   St. Albans                                       

CONTACT#:                (802) 524-5993            


DATE:                         June 21 & 22, 2017

LOCATION:                From Lamoille County              

CIRCUMSTANCE:      Runaway Juveniles


Runaway:                                            Trystine Brennan-Hess                      

AGE:                                                   16 year old

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:         Eden Mills, Vermont


Runaway:                                            Darren Dunwoody                 

AGE:                                                   17 year old

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:         Hyde Park, Vermont




            The Vermont State Police and the Lamoille County Sheriff's Department request the publics assistance in locating two missing/runaway juveniles. Trystine Brennan-Hess, 16 year old female and Darren Dunwoody, 17 year old male who are thought to be together due to their relationship. They ran away from their respective parent/guardian(s), one on June 21 and the other on June 22, 2017. Brennan-Hess from Eden Mills and Dunwoody from Hyde Park. While there is indication of some communication, they have not been seen since they left, they are still on the run & there is concern for their safety.


            When Dunwoody left he was wearing a black hoodie, brown jogging type pants, black and white high top sneakers, he also left with a dark colored backpack that had a Copley Hospital logo on it. The limited information regarding attire of Brennan-Hess is she was wearing jeans and black and white Adidas sneakers.


            If anyone has information regarding either juvenile's location, they are asked to contact the Vermont State Police or the Lamoille County Sheriff's Department with information: (802) 524-5993/(802) 878-7111 or (802) 888-3502.


           (Photographs are attached.)