Friends, Family Of Colfax Man Frustrated Deputies Didn't Do More To Find HimPlacer 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
Family: Missing Colfax Man Found DeadEric 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.
Family Of Missing Colfax Man Continues SearchToday 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.
Drone Joins Search For Missing Colfax Man In Rough El Dorado County TerrainThe three-county search through sometimes impassable terrain is being made easier with Bowers' use of a quad-copter drone equipped with a GoPro camera.