Missing person report as provided by the Williams Police Department.

Missing Person: Karen Garcia is a Hispanic female, 21 years of age, 5’8” tall, 140 lbs. with long brown hair and brown eyes.

On January 9, 2018 the Williams Police Department received a report of a missing person regarding Karen Elizabeth Garcia Romero.  The following is a timeline based on the investigation thus far:

On January 7, 2018 at approximately 9:00 PM Karen left her mother’s home in Williams.  Karen did not return to her mother’s home that night.  The family attempted to call Karen’s cell phone but she did not answer.

On January 8, 2018 at approximately 12:00 PM Karen was seen by her neighbor at Karen’s residence in Colusa, California.  The neighbor texted Karen and asked if she was leaving.  Karen replied, “In a little bit.”

On January 8, 2018 at approximately 1:15 PM another friend of Karen’s texted her providing support for the loss of her sister.  Karen texted back, “Thank you.”

On January 8, 2018 at approximately 5:00 PM Karen’s sister received a text from Karen’s telephone telling her that she was in Roseville and was going to Vacaville.  This was the last time there had been contact with Karen.

On January 9, a friend, after not receiving any reply from Karen, attempted to electronically locate her phone.  According to the friend, the phone showed as being in Marysville.  The Marysville Police Department was contacted and the information about Karen and her car were provided to them.  A search of the area was conducted but the Marysville Police Department was unable to locate Karen or her car.

Information was relayed to the Colusa Police Department, Colusa County Sheriff’s Office, Vacaville Police Department, Roseville Police Department, as well as to all law enforcement agencies statewide.  Karen’s information was also placed into the Missing and Unidentified Persons System, nationwide.

At this time, there is no indication of foul play.

Karen was last seen driving a blue 2013 Honda Accord (CA License# 6ZHB954).  Karen is a Hispanic female, 21 years of age, 5’8” tall, 140 lbs. with long brown hair and brown eyes.

The Williams Police Department is asking if anyone has any information to contact them as soon as possible.

Brian Pearson
Brian Pearson is the former Managing Editor & Reporter for the Williams Pioneer Review. Brian joined the Williams Pioneer Review in June 2016 and is committed to bringing hyperlocal news to its readers. A few of his projects included reporting local government and the sports page.