Updated March 23, 2015: According to news reports, it appears as though the remains of four people and a dog, along with clothing and other items found at the site located less than 1/2 mile away from the family’s home is leading police to believe that Brandon, Rebecca, Michelle and Jaracca have been located deceased. RIP.
Brandon Jividen, a 37 year old U.S. Air Force Veteran, went missing on May 23, 2014 from his apartment in Kenai, Alaska. Also missing from the same apartment on the same date as Brandon Jividen is his 22 year old girlfriend, Rebecca Adams, and her two young daughters, 5 year old Michelle Hundley and 3 year old Jaracca Hundley. Their dog (Sparks) is also missing.
Rebecca Adams contacted her sister on May 27, 2014, but could not tell her sister what was going on and had to get off the phone quickly. Her sister said that she sounded distressed on the phone. It is not known if Brandon Jividen, Michelle Hundley and Jaracca Hundley were with Rebecca at the time of this call.
Local police, the FBI and a canine scent detection teams have launched one of the biggest local search operations in decades, but still have no leads. While people continue to search for Brandon Jividen, Rebecca Adams, Michelle Hundley and Jaracca Hundley, the searches have yielded no results. The forest extends thousands of acres behind the apartment where they lived and much of that forest has been search thoroughly by foot and air.
The family left everything behind such as cars, wallets, clothes, camping gear, car seats, and baby bags. Their cell phones have been turned off, and there was no sign of foul play or struggle in the apartment.
Brandon Jividen was 37 years old at the time he went missing in 2014. Brandon is 6 feet tall and weighs 180-200 pounds. Brandon has brown hair and hazel eyes. (NamUs MP # 25386)
Rebecca Adams was 23 at the time she went missing in 2014. Rebecca is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 100 pounds. Rebecca has strawberry blonde hair. (NamUs MP # 25387)
Michelle Hundley was 5 years old at the time she went missing in 2014. Michelle is 4 feet tall and weighs 40 pounds. Michelle has long, light brown hair and green eyes. (NamUs MP # 25423) (NCMEC number 1233276)
Jaracca Hundley was 3 years old at the time she went missing in 2014. Jaracca is 3 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 30 pounds. Jaracca has short brown hair and green eyes. (NamUs MP # 25424) (NCMEC number 1233276)
If you have any information about the case, please contact the Kenai Police Department at 907-283-7879 reference case #1406-0097
Update March 22, 2015: Kenai Police Department announced today that human remains and clothing found on a trail in the Kenai area the night of March 21, 2015 may be linked to a Kenai Peninsula family of four missing since May. Here is a news article from the Alaska Dispatch News.
Update March 23, 2015: Lt. David Ross of the Kenai Police Department said today that the 4 human remains, the remains of the dog, the clothes and the handgun found in a depression alongside a trail near where the family lived appear to match the missing family.
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