Body Found in Suitcase in Utah Linked to Missing Vegas Woman – ABC News

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Police in Utah and Nevada are trying to determine whether a body found in a large suitcase along a freeway near Salt Lake City is that of a missing Las Vegas woman.

There are signs the body found Thursday in a ravine along Interstate 80 is that of Susana Villalvazo, but investigators are awaiting test results before making a final determination, Lt. Justin Hoyal of Utah’s Unified Police Department said Saturday.

His department was contacted by Las Vegas police after the body was described as that of a middle-aged woman who had a mastectomy and a wrist tattoo of a pink breast cancer ribbon, Hoyal said. When the 46-year-old Villalvazo went missing last November, Las Vegas police said she was missing a breast and had a pink-ribbon tattoo on a wrist.

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Remains of Missing Las Vegas Woman Susana Villalvazo May Have Been Found Near Lake Mead

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The remains of a missing Las Vegas woman, gone for about 10 days, may have been found. A search team looking for Susana Villalvazo found human remains on Saturday morning near Lake Mead.

Searchers from the Red Rock Search and Rescue and Recovery team and volunteers have been looking for Villalvazo since she was reported missing on November 5. The missing persons story in Las Vegas has captured national attention after Susana’s stepfather, Samuel Teran, also reported missing, was found in a North Las Vegas fast food restaurant. The 75-year-old Las Vegas man killed himself when police approached, says the Las Vegas Review Journal.

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NV – Crews plan major search for missing woman Susana Villalvazo – www.ktnv.com

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Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) — A week and a half after Susana Villalvazo disappeared, members of Red Rock Search and Rescue are gearing up to hit the road in hopes of bringing closure to her family.

Search crews are working under the assumption the 46-year-old is dead, and possibly stuffed inside a suitcase wrapped in plastic.

They are planning to search dead-end roads and washes near the California border, Lake Mead and North Las Vegas Saturday.

60 to 80 team members are expected to take part in the day’s activities.

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NV – Shooting adds new twist to missing man, woman case of Sam Teran & Susana Villalvalzo

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NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Metro Police confirm that a man who shot himself Friday morning is 75-year-old Sam Teran, a man police were looking for after he and his stepdaughter disappeared Wednesday.

Teran’s stepdaughter, 46-year-old Susana Villalvalzo, remains missing, police said.

According to Metro, North Las Vegas Police officers were investigating a car at a Burger King restaurant at North Las Vegas Boulevard and Bruce Street at around 9 a.m. Friday. An officer tried to pull over the car, but Tehran grabbed a gun and shot himself.

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Missing autistic boy Peyton Blodgett found alive in Baker County, FL | News – Home

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MACCLENNY, Fla. – A Baker County woman called it an answer to prayer: Her 8-year-old autistic son missing since midday Saturday was found in dense woods Monday afternoon, scratched up but alive.

Peyton Blodgett was taken to Frasier Memorial Hospital in Macclenny, then was transferred to Wolfson Children’s Hospital for a thorough evaluation. A hospital spokeswoman says he will be admitted to intensive care in critical condition.

Peyton’s mother, Brittany, let out a hoot when told by deputies her boy was found, then rushed over to some of those who had come out to help search and said, “Thank you everybody, so much.”

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Authorities say missing teen Ashley Lyon & sex offender hospitalized after chase – WFSB 3 Connecticut

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LAFAYETTE, LA (WAFB) – Authorities said a missing teenage girl and a sex offender from Florida are both in the hospital after a 40-mile chase and several crashes in Louisiana last Wednesday night.

The Lafayette Police Department reported Ashley Lyon, 16, is listed in critical condition at a hospital in Lafayette. Officials said she was stabbed multiple times. She was reported missing earlier in the week and was believed to be traveling with Myers.

Police added convicted sex offender Steven Patrick Myers, 41, was also taken to a hospital once the chase ended in Lafayette. They said he was also stabbed. He was last listed in serious but stable condition. Investigators said upon his release from the hospital, he will be booked on several charges, including attempted murder.

A cashier at the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete recognized Myers and Lyon when they walked in around 10 p.m. and she contacted the Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office.

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