POSTED: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 12:45pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 - 2:01pm
UPDATE 3:05 p.m. - Missing mechanic, Ernesto Sanchez's truck has been found in East El Paso.
The F-150 was found at the intersection of Cardigan Dr. and Firestone St.
Police are not sure of the nature of Sanchez' disappearance, said Dave Garcia.
SOCORRO - A mechanic from Socorro has gone missing, said a Socorro Police spokesman.
Witnesses told police that Ernesto Sanchez, 39, was last seen at his 330 Moon Road Garage around 7 p.m. Friday night, said David Garcia, Socorro Police spokesman.
Sanchez answered a phone call, and quickly left to meet a friend, Garcia said witnesses reported.
Other witnesses say he was last seen in Horizon City.
Sanchez drives a 2000 tan and maroon Ford F-150 pickup truck with a "VP Racing" sticker on the windshield, Garcia said.
Police entered his information in state, national, and international databases.
Anyone with information about Sanchez' disappearance or whereabouts is asked to call Socorro Police at (915) 858-6983.