Investigators performed an autopsy Friday on a woman who was found inside a trash can in Pleasanton on Thursday.
Dive teams returned to the Uvas Reservoir Friday to search for the body of Morgan Hill teenager Sierra LaMar, who authorities believe was not taken far from her home before she was killed.
Antolin Garcia-Torres has been formally charged with kidnap and murder in connection with the disappearance of Morgan Hill teenager Sierra LaMar.
A 21-year-old Morgan Hill man who is being charged with the murder of missing teenager Sierra LaMar will appear in court on Thursday afternoon, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.
The disappearance of 15-year-old Sierra LaMar is now a murder investigation with the suspect tied to evidence in the case, according to authorities.
Investigators arrested a suspect Monday in connection with the disappearance of 15-year-old Sierra LaMar of Morgan Hill.
Investigators do not believe recent kidnapping attempts in Walnut Creek and San Jose are related to the Sierra LaMar case, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities have a car in their possession which they believe may be involved in the disappearance of missing Morgan Hill teen Sierra LaMar.
The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s office said in a press release Monday that surveillance images have led investigators to believe that a red car similar to the pictured late 1990’s model Volkswagen Jetta with a black hood was associated with her disappearance.
The family of missing Morgan Hill teenager Sierra LaMar has increased the reward for her safe return.