Missing plane might be a drone, search ceases


News Reporter

A small plane was reported missing slightly before 9 p.m. Saturday, in northeast Hays County after a mayday call was received, according to Hays County Sheriff.

The missing plane is now believed to be a drone sending out a distress call in northeastern Hays County. Search crews are no longer helping in the search, but were concentrating their efforts around RM 1826 and Nutty Brown Road.

Texas Department of Public Safety troopers and a STARFlight crew assisted in the search.

There have been no sightings reported.

It is unknown how many people were on board.