The Bennington Police Department is looking for and to check the welfare of Hans Heck who is 35 years old. We believe Heck may have been involved in an incident on VT Rt 279 in Bennington, Vt on Friday at 6:30 pm.

It was posted on Facebook that Heck's truck was found crashed on 279 by the weigh station pull off.

Facebook/Karen Heck
Facebook/Karen Heck


It is possible that Heck left RT 279 on foot and headed south into the wooded area. Search efforts have been conducted of the area and will continue today. Anyone having information, or if you have heard from Heck since Friday night please contact the Bennington Police Department.

Han's sister and the community are setting up a search party today at 1:30 p.m. for the Vermont and Hoosic NY areas. If you would like to assist in the search you can contact his sister Karen Heck by phone or text. 305-890-4835.

If you know of any information or where Hans Heck may be, Contact the Bennington Police Dept.

(802) 442-1030

5 steps to take when a loved one goes missing
Determine if the person is really missing. If cutting off communication and whereabouts is repeated behavior from the person, you may want to just look around for the person, Contact the local or state police. Contact the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUS). Start your search. Alert the media.

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