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Search continues for missing KU student from Peru

Updated: 2013-12-09T13:42:03Z

— Lawrence police are searching for a 23-year-old University of Kansas student from Peru who hasn't been seen since early Saturday.

Gianfranco Villagomez, an industrial design student from Lima, Peru, was last seen walking near 9th and Michigan streets in Lawrence about 2:30 a.m. Saturday.

His girlfriend, Donna Jo Harkrider, reported him missing about Saturday.

Villagomez is about 5-foot-8 and 165 pounds. He has dark brown eyes, black hair and glasses. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt with a KU Jayhawk logo on it, a long sleeve gray shirt, a black jacket, jeans and white tennis shoes.

The Associated Press

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