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For Immediate Release

July 18, 2016 Steve Hetherington, Supervisory Deputy U.S. Marshal
Western Michigan (616) 732-2710;
USMS Office of Public Affairs (202) 307-9065
U.S. Marshals Searching for Missing Persons
Iordan Bossev, Benjamin Rhineslordan Bossev, 20, and Benjamin Rhines, 15, are both missing persons and are believed to be traveling together since their disappearance from upstate New York on Nov. 2, 2015. Both Bossev and Rhines are listed as missing persons in the National Crime Information Center (NCIC). Rhines is also listed as a missing child on the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) website, NCMEC# 1257453 (

In July, an observant citizen in Battle Creek, Michigan, reported seeing Rhines after reviewing the NCMEC webpage; however, his whereabouts are currently unknown. Bossev is a 5-foot-8 white male weighing approximately 160 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Rhines is a 5-foot-8 white male weighing approximately 120 pounds with brow n hair and green eyes.

Please call the U.S. Marshals Service (616) 456-2438 or the NCMEC (800) THE-LOST, if you have seen or know the location of Benjamin Rhines or lordan Bossev

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