UPDATE May 19th, 2018: The juveniles have been recovered with the assistance of New Orleans Police Department and Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office. Both are safe and are in police custody in New Orleans.
Spring, Texas – May 15th, 2018: Investigators are searching for a 14-year-old girl that went missing on May 8th, 2018. Natalie Grace Bogardus DOB 12-18-2003 was last seen at her home in Spring on May 8th at approximately 10:00 PM.
Police say that Bogardus left with a white male approximately 18 years of age driving a stolen 2009 Ford Focus that is black in color. Texas License Plate FYS1238. The driver who goes by the name of “Mike” is reportedly from New Orleans Louisiana. The stolen vehicle was seen on the Grand Parkway toll road cameras the night Bogardus went missing. The vehicle exited the Valley Ranch exit in New Caney, Texas.
According to police, this behavior is extremely out of character for this child. Bogardus is a straight-A student and well-rounded child. “She isn’t the type to run away.”
There has been no phone or social media activity since her disappearance.
“Mike” is believed to be armed and dangerous. If spotted, do not approach and call 911 immediately.
If anyone has any information regarding the whereabouts of this child, please call 911 or the Montgomery County Precinct 3 Constables Office at 281-364-4211 or dispatch at 936-760-5800. You can also report tips by texting or calling 936-648-7222.
Natalie Grace Bogardus
AGE: 14 years old.
MISSING FROM: Spring, TX
Case # 18E017564 – MCCO3