PELHAM - It has now been more than a month since a Pelham man went missing in Mexico.

Harry Devert last communicated with his girlfriend on Jan. 25 when he sent a text about a military escort. The 32-year-old hasn't been heard from since. His cellphone is out-of-service and there is no activity on his bank account.

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Tonight, friends and family are hoping to raise money to pay for search efforts to find the young man. A dinner is being held at Beckwithe Point on Davenport Avenue in New Rochelle.

His mother believes he may have been kidnapped, but that hasn't been confirmed by authorities. The U.S. State Department has said it’s concerned for Devert's safety.