An endangered / missing child alert has been issued for the state by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
A pair of sisters, 11-year old Sierra Nicole Hess and 12-year old Keara Lasha Hess have been reported missing from their home in Moorsville, NC and are believed to be traveling in the company of their adoptive father Matthew Hess.
They are reported to be traveling in a 1993 green Ford Explorer with NC license plates YTE-8014 or XTC-5272.
Matthew Hess, 40, is a white male roughly 5’10, 190 pounds. He has a tatoo of a blue devil on his upper right arm, a tatoo of a heart with a ribbon on his upper left arm and tatoo of a blue dragon on his left forearm.