UPDATE: The body found at Red Sands in El Paso County on Monday night, April 10, has been determined to be that of Michelle Morales-Nakaza.
Police are calling this El Paso’s fourth murder of the year.
Morales-Nakaza has been missing since March 27, when she was last seen at a Baskin Robbins at 12379 Edgemere.
At the time of the initial media release, officers said a Hispanic man could possibly have picked Morales-Nakaza up in a white 2005 to 2010 Toyota Camry.
The Crimes Against Persons unit will continue to investigate this as a murder.
Anyone who has any information is asked to contact the El Paso Police Department at (915) 832-4400 or Crime Stoppers of El Paso at (915) 566-8477 (TIPS) to remain anonymous.
EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – Law enforcement is out at Red Sands, a popular off-road recreation site in East El Paso County, on Monday evening, April 10, investigating a body that was found out there.
El Paso County Sheriff’s Office confirms that are assisting El Paso Police. Sheriff’s officials say the police are the lead investigators on the case.
We have reached out to police officials for more information.