TOOELE, Utah (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies say they fear two Utah teenagers who’ve been missing for two weeks may have been the victims of foul play.
The Juab County sheriff’s office said in a statement Tuesday deputies are continuing a missing persons’ investigation but have suspended a search and rescue effort that began Jan. 2 for 18-year-old Riley Powell and 17-year-old Breezy Otteson of Eureka.
Sierra Mae LaMar was last seen at approximately 6:00 a.m. on March 16, 2012, in the area of Santa Teresa Avenue and Dougherty Avenue in Morgan Hill, California. At that time, she was preparing to leave her home on foot on her way to catch the bus to school. Sierra never made it to the bus or school that morning and has not been heard from since that time.
On June 5, 2017, the Santa Clara District Attorney’s Office announced that a jury in Santa Clara County Superior Court sentenced Antolin Garcia-Torres to life in prison without parole for the first degree-murder of Sierra Lamar, among other charges. The FBI and the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office continue to seek information from the public that would assist in locating Sierra.
On June 30, 1994, six-year-old Crystal Ann Tymich was playing near her residence in South Los Angeles with her three older brothers. She was last seen picking peaches from a neighbor’s tree, before disappearing sometime between 2 and 5 p.m. She was last seen wearing a pink T-shirt, shorts with a floral print, and tennis shoes with a picture of a mermaid.
Lisa Michelle Stebic was reported missing by her neighbor on May 1, 2007. Afterward, Stebic’s estranged husband stated he believed that she had been either voluntarily or forcefully taken from their shared residence at approximately 6 p.m. on April 30, 2007.
Lisa Stebic’s car remained parked at her residence. Her purse and cellular phone were both missing, with no subsequent activity on her credit cards or phone since the time of her disappearance.
Haleigh Cummings is believed to have disappeared from her home in Satsuma, Florida, approximately 75 miles east of Gainesville, during the early morning hours of February 10, 2009. Reportedly, Haleigh was last seen asleep in her home the night before she was discovered missing.