SOUTH FORK, Colo. (CBS4) – The South Fork Police Department in Rio Grande County say a woman disappeared from a motel nearly a month ago. They are looking for 49-year-old Marlena Mizell.
Police say her boyfriend reported her as missing on Jan. 3, but she was last seen on Jan. 2 leaving the Rainbow Motel on Highway 160.READ MORE: AAA: Coloradans Shouldn't Panic Over Eastern US Gas Shortage
The motel manager says Mizell drove away in a blue Ford Focus hatchback with a Texas license plate with the plate number being NMK6052.
Investigators say the car’s front bumper was being held together with wire on the driver’s side, and the paint was chipped under the rear spoiler.READ MORE: Thornton Police Search For Suspects Accused Of Stealing Wallet To Make Several Purchases
The South Fork Police Department is requesting assistance from the public in locating Mizell. Please call the South Fork Police Department at 719 873-1040 with any information connected to this case.
The Colorado Bureau of Investigation is now helping in the investigation.MORE NEWS: FAA Investigates Mid-Air Collision Between 2 Small Planes Above Cherry Creek Reservoir South Of Denver