John Conyers, Jr.

Search on in Houston for missing son of Rep. John Conyers

Police in Houston were searching Thursday for longtime U.S. Rep. John Conyers' youngest son, who was reported missing this week.

Carl Conyers, a 21-year-old student at the University of Houston, was last seen Tuesday by his roommate, police said.

His girlfriend, Daisha Lewis, told WWJ Newsradio 950 in Detroit that she was supposed to meet him on campus Wednesday, but that he never showed. When she and friends checked his apartment they found some clothes and other items missing.

Houston police spokesman Kese Smith said the department is working with the FBI and Secret Service to find the student. The Secret Service is involved because Conyers is the son of a...