Dontea Gwinn has been missing from her Patrick County home since March 15.

Patrick County Sheriff Dan Smith says his office is investigating the disappearance of Dontea Gwinn, 22, of Salem Highway in Patrick County.

Gwinn was least seen March 15 at her residence.

Smith says Gwinn "left with an unknown male that she had been in contact with through Facebook messenger" and had not been in contact with her mother in several days. 

Gwinn is described having brown hair and hazel eyes and is 5 feet 2 inches tall.

I you have seen Gwinn or know of her whereabouts, you are asked to contact the Patrick County Sheriff's Office at 276-694-3161.

Bill Wyatt is a reporter for the Martinsville Bulletin. He can be reached at 276-638-8801, Ext. 236. Follow him @billdwyatt

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