(picture above is last known picture of Mary before missing)
Missing: Maria Salas
Date Missing: August 13, 2001
Missing from: San Jose, California
Missing: Medical Needs Missing
Age at time missing: 20 years old
Race: Hispanic Sex: Female
Weight: 100 lbs.
Hair: Brown, very short
Eyes: Brown – wears glasses
Tattoos: The word “Mary” tattooed on her right ankle, the word “Breanne” tattooed on her left ankle, a butterfly on her left arm, a heart with a cross on top with the name “Darleen” on her right shoulder and a sun on her left knee.
Clothing: Unknown. May be wearing any type of simple silver jewelry.
Other: Both ears pierced one time. Speaks English and Spanish. Please note that Mary has always looked very young for her age and when her hair is cut very short, she may look like a boy in a facial shot.
Circumstances: Mary was last seen leaving her residence in the vicinity of Coyote and Center in San Jose, CA at approximately 3:00 a.m. on August 13, 2001. She may have been with a male individual. Mary never returned to her home and has not contacted anyone. There has been no activity on her bank account. Maria has medical needs that require attention. Her family and friends have been desperately searching for her and ask that you please help them find her.
Police Agency: San Jose Police Department, 408-277-5283
Case # 060129519 NamUs MP #: 27682
Mary at age 18 (below)
Mary at age 17 (below)
Mary at age 16 (below)
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poster below, age about 17