15-year-old teen missing after meeting 21-year-old man

    Deputies believe Madeline Wells was abducted by 21-year-old Michael Charles Newnam (Buchanan Co. Sheriff's Office)

    BUCHANAN Co., Va. (WCYB) — The Buchanan County Sheriff's Office needs your help in finding a missing teen.

    According to officials, 15-year-old Madeline Faith Serria Wells was last seen around 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the Comfort Inn in Grundy.

    Officials describe her as 5'6" with green eyes and sandy hair.

    Deputies believe she was abducted by 21-year-old Michael Charles Newnam. He is described as 6'1" with hazel eyes and black hair.

    Officials say he is from North Carolina and met Wells on Facebook.

    According to deputies, Newnam picked Wells up from school and then brought her to the Comfort Inn.

    They are believed to be in a 2003 black Chevy Silverado with North Carolina tags: FFJ8570.

    The Sheriff's Office has issued a warrant for Newnam's arrest.

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