Carmen Magdalena Mares

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Above Images: Mares, circa 2007


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 2, 2007 from San Antonio, Texas
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date of Birth: August 26, 1972
  • Age: 35 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'4 - 5'5, 125 - 135 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Mares has a tribal tattoo on her lower back below her waist. She may wear contact lenses tinted purple.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A black t-shirt with crystals studding it, blue jeans, brown lace-up boots, shrimp-shaped earrings and a necklace with a gold cross.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Mares was last seen in San Antonio, Texas on September 2, 2007. She went to the E&G Sports Bar in the 2400 block of Zarzamora and Woodlawn with several female friends. She was last seen leaving the bar with a man at 2:30 a.m.. She said she was giving the man a ride home. She was driving her white four-door 1996 Mitsubishi Galant with the Texas license plate number 686KGV at the time. The vehicle has front-end damage, a noisy engine and no hubcaps on the driver's side. A photograph of a similar car is posted below this case summary. Mares called her fiance at 2:55 a.m. to say she was on her way home. She never arrived and has never been heard from again.

    At the time of her disappearance, Mares was the single mother of two children. Her loved ones describe her as a dedicated and loving parent. She was estranged from her family in 2007 because they disapproved of her lifestyle. Her disappearance remains unsolved.

    Above: A white Mitsubishi Gallant


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    San Antonio Police Department


    Source Information
    Texas Department of Public Safety
    Please Find Carmen Mares
    Someone is Missing
    KSAT San Antonio
    The San Antonio Express-News
    WOAI San Antonio
    The Heidi Search Center


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated November 20, 2010; alternate height and weight added, distinguishing characteristics and clothing/jewelry description updated.

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