UPDATE 10/30/15 – The mystery of what happened to Carla Reyes has finally been answered.
Her body was found by some off-roaders who were hiking in the area. She was found inside her car South of Highway 62 and Highway 177 on Monday. She had been missing over two years, before she was found on Monday.
Her daughter-in-law posted on Facebook:
“It is with great sadness to share that my Mother In-Law, Carla Ruth Reyes, was found deceased in her car on Monday October 26, 2015… A lifelong struggle with alcoholism and depression had proved to be a battle she could not win. The stigma of suicide is always the hardest for the survivors. After 998 days of searching and waiting for answers, our family can begin the process of closure. I pray that Carla has found peace”
Original Story: Carla Reyes, 54, from Yucca Valley, Calif. was last seen leaving her home in San Bernardino County on Sunday, February 3. Investigators say she left in her own vehicle and only took, a pillow, a blanket and her medication with her. She left her cell phone at home.
Reyes is described as white, about 5’2′, 140 pounds with long brown hair and hazel eyes. She was driving a maroon colored 4-door Mitsubishi Galant.
Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call Police at 760-366-4175.