UPDATE: A body found on Monday – April 4, 2016 has now been positively identified as 16 year-old Carlos Perez. Please keep Carlos Perez’ family and friends in your thoughts and prayers.
UPDATE: The search for 16 year-old Carlos Perez is now over. A body thought to be that of Carlos has been recovered, but positive identification must still be confirmed by law enforcement investigators and medical authorities. We ask that everyone please keep Carlos’s family and friends in your thoughts and prayers during this most tragic time in their lives.
Original post: 16 year-old Carlos Perez was last seen as he was swimming with friends near the Bob Hall Pier on Padre Island in Corpus Christ, Texas on April 1st 2016. The Gulf of Mexico waters at that particular time were experiencing some very strong currents and rip tides. His friends were able to escape the treacherous currents. Carlos was among thousands of students in Corpus Christi to attend the SkillsUSA Texas Conference for higher learning. Carlos was wearing only a swimsuit. If you locate Carlos Perez; please call 911, or the U S Coast Guard at (361) 939-6393. Please keep Carlos Perez, his family and his friends in your thoughts and prayers.
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