Michael Joseph Miranda

Above: Miranda, circa 1992


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 13, 1992 from Porterville, California
  • Classification: Lost/Injured Missing
  • Date of Birth: April 18, 1974
  • Age: 18 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'11, 190 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Brown hair, brown eyes.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Miranda was last seen in Porterville, California on the morning of July 13, 1992. He went out hiking by himself and never came back. Miranda had taken no supplies with him, as he only planned to be gone for a few hours. He was not reported missing for three days. Searchers later found Miranda's truck abandoned along Highway 190, near Angel Falls, California and east of Springville, California. There was no sign of him at the scene and his case remains unsolved.


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


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office
    The Doe Network
    The Fresno Bee


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated January 30, 2007; details of disappearance updated.

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