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FOUND SAFE: Precious Valdez – Waller, TX (4/24/17)

UPDATE: Our prayers have been answered — Precious Valdez has been found SAFE! She is being transported to an area hospital as a precaution. We would like to thank everyone who dropped everything to assist in the search for Precious. Your dedication is appreciated by everyone, especially the families of missing loved ones.   http://abc13.com/news/missing-girl-in-jellystone-park-found-alive-and-safe/1909974/

MISSING: Karen Ramirez – Houston, Texas (3/24/17)

4/12/17 SEARCH UPDATE: The active search for 26 year-old Karen Ramirez will resume on Thursday – April 13th 2017 @ 9:00 a.m. We will be in need of foot searchers only. No ATVs will be needed in this search. The Command Post will be at the “Church of Christ of Belfort”, located at 6606 Belfort

Win $10,000 in Gold!

Our 3rd Annual Fundraiser is happening at Jackie’s Brickhouse Restaurant and Bar on April 8, 2017. One lucky person will be walking away with $10,000 worth of gold. To have a chance, all you need to do is stop by Jackie’s (1053 Marina Bay Drive, Kemah, TX 77565) and buy a ticket for $100. Do

FOUND SAFE: Iryna Rybalchenko – Ft. Worth, Texas (2/8/17)

03/22/17 UPDATE: Iryna Rybalchenko has been found safe. 31 year-old Iryna Rybalchenko was last seen in Ft. Worth, Texas on February 8th 2017. Iryna was last known to be wearing blue jeans, a gray wool coat and long brown boots. Iryna is vision impaired, and very near being blind. If you have seen Iryna Rybalchenko

FOUND SAFE: Blanca Garza – Harris County, Texas (2/22/17)

UPDATE: We are happy to report that Blanca Garza was found safe by Texas EquuSearch volunteers. She has been transported by ambulance to the hospital for observation. We would like to thank everyone who assisted in this search. Ground Search Activation: The active search for 65 year-old Blanca Garza will begin on Friday – February

FOUND SAFE: Henry Hosey – Houston, Texas (2/6/17)

02/22/17 — UPDATE: Henry Hosey has been found safe. 02/14/17 — SEARCH UPDATE: The active search for 54 year-old Henry Hosey will begin on February 15, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. The Command Center will be located at the New Deliverance Holiness Church, 9001 Mesa Road, Houston, TX 77028.  Once you arrive, go to the back

FOUND SAFE: Vanessa Macias – Baytown, Texas (2/7/17)

02/14/17 UPDATE: Vanessa Macias has been found safe. 2/11 Update: The search for Vanessa will begin on Sunday – February 12th 2017 at 9:00 a.m. Our staging area will be in the front of Robert E. Lee High School, located at 1809 Market St., between Goose Creek and Carnegie St. in Baytown, Texas 77520. We

Today Texas EquuSearch Mourns with our Brother

When Texas EquuSearch was first organized in the year 2000, a man named Darryl Phillips quickly joined our search family, because he knew exactly what kind of emotional torture that a missing person’s family experiences. That’s because Darryl’s own sister, Angela had been missing from their southeast Houston neighborhood since 1986. Angela was found not

MISSING: Randy Potter – Lenexa, Kansas (1/17/17)

53 year-old Randy Potter was last seen in Lenexa, Kansas on January 17th 2017. Randy was driving a 2014 white, Dodge Ram 1500 pick-up truck with Kansas license plates of 959-GXP. Randy was last known to be wearing a blue jacket over a black sweatshirt, camouflage fleece pants and Columbia hard-soled house shoes. Randy has

MISSING: Mark E. Bakotic II – New Orleans, Louisiana (12/31/16)

22 year-old Mark E. Bakotic II was last seen near the French Quarter area of New Orleans, Louisiana on December 31st 2016. Mark was wearing stone-washed pants, a blue & white long sleeved bottom-down dress shirt and new black & gray Nike Air Jordon tennis shoes. Mark has a slightly tanned complexion, and his hair

FOUND SAFE: Julianne Reyna – Houston, Texas (1/27/17)

02/06/17 UPDATE: We are happy to report that Julianne Reyna has been found safe. 20 year-old Julianne Reyna was last seen walking in the west side of Houston, Texas on January 27th 2017. Julianne was wearing a black & white horizontally striped shirt, black pants or leggings and black tennis shoes with pink shoelaces. She

FOUND DECEASED: Amon Gift – Houston, Texas (1/20/17)

1/26/26 UPDATE: The body of a missing 23-year-old U.S. Army veteran from Houston has been found in Jasper County. Amon Gift had been missing since Friday. Gift served in Afghanistan and was said to be suffering from PTSD. Gift’s body was found by a fisherman in a cove on the southeast side of Lake Sam

MISSING: John Christopher Terry – Hillsboro, Texas (10/17/14)

02/21/17 UPDATE: The Hill County Sheriff’s Department has requested that Texas EquuSearch resume their search for 30 year old John Terry in Hillsboro, Texas. The search will begin at 8:00 A.M. on Saturday – February 25, 2017, and if needed; will continue on Sunday February 26, 2017. We will be in need of searchers on

A Special Thanks to the Space City Corvette Club

Texas EquuSearch would like to thank the Space City Corvette Club for making us one of the beneficiaries of their Annual Car Show. Tim Miller was presented with a check tonight for over $22,000. Without the generosity of groups such as this we couldn’t do what we do. For more information about the Space City

MISSING: Natasha Fugate Jones – Fisty, Kentucky (05/17/15)

Texas EquuSearch – Ohio Chapter will be holding a search on January 21 & 22, 2017. Weather dependent. We will post search information when appropriate. Original Post: Natasha Fugate was last seen on May 7, 2015 at her residence in Fisty, KY. She packed her clothes and was picked up by a friend. It is