Placer County deputies watched for Eric Garcia’s vehicle when he was reported missing on Dec. 8. Search crews weren’t sent out until Dec. 11
Eric Garcia’s family hadn’t heard from him since Dec. 7. That weekend, half a foot of snow fell and temperatures dipped into the teens.
Today marks one week since Eric Garcia disappeared after leaving Rancho Murrieta. Deputies say Eric made a call to his fiancé last Saturday morning, but the phone hasn’t been used since then.
The three-county search through sometimes impassable terrain is being made easier with Bowers’ use of a quad-copter drone equipped with a GoPro camera.
Eric Garcia’s family hasn’t heard from him since Saturday morning, and with half a foot of snow fallen and temperatures dipping into the teens, they’re left to wonder if he’s still alive.