UPDATE: The Virginia State Police (VSP) issued a Missing/Endangered Person Alert on behalf of the Bristol Virginia Police Department (BVPD).

VSP states that the children are believed to be in extreme danger and were last seen on Willow Circle in Bristol, Virginia.

Kayden David Smith is a white male with brown hair and green eyes, he is 10 years old, 4 foot 6 inches and weighs 70 pounds.

Kendall Donelle Smith is a white female with brown hair and green eyes, she is 8 years old, 4 foot and weighs 60 pounds.

VSP says they are believed to be with Barbara Louise Smith and Charles William Lewis. Barbara Smith is a white female with brown hair and blue eyes, she is 31 years old, is 5 foot 6 inches, and weighs 150 pounds.

Lewis is a white male with blonde hair and blue eyes, is 35 years old, 5 foot 10 inches and weighs 185 pounds.

The release adds that the clothing description is unknown.


BRISTOL, Va. (WJHL) — The Bristol, Virginia Police Department (BVPD) is searching for two children who they said are with their non-custodial mother and her boyfriend.

A release from the BVPD said Kayden Smith, 10, and Kendall Smith, 8, were removed from the custody of their mother, Barbara Smith, and given to the Washington County, Virginia Department of Social Services.

The release said the children are reportedly with their mother and her boyfriend, Charles Lewis. The group may be traveling in a white 4-door Ford Focus with registration bearing TUG-5104, according to the release.

Barbara Smith, Charles Lewis; Photo provided by the Bristol, Va Police Dept.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the children and their mother, Barbara Smith, is asked to contact the Bristol Virginia Police Department at 276-645-7400.