OKLAHOMA CITY - Friends and classmates gathered Thursday night to honor an Oklahoma City teenager missing in Ecuador.

August Reiger disappeared more than a week and a half ago while on a family vacation. His disappearance is now being investigated as a kidnapping.

Reiger recently graduated from Classen School of Advanced Studies and was the high school's valedictorian. Thursday night at the school, the first of two vigils was held. A second is scheduled for Sunday.