By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Sources: Prescott Valley Police Department and the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station (Information):
Needles, California: The Prescott Valley Police Department and the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station have recently announced in a press release that the vehicle of missing Brian Harris from Prescott Valley, Arizona was located near the small Colorado River desert community of Needles, California on Thursday, October 7th, 2021, but Brian wasn’t located.
This is a picture from ZachNews Photojournalist Zachary Lopez of what appears to be the vehicle parked in the back parking lot area of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station in Needles, California.
ZachNews contacted Prescott Valley Police Department about the vehicle found in our community, and was told by the Prescott Valley Police Department that the vehicle was towed to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department and is currently in the process of being sent to their department.
According to the Prescott Valley Police Department, on Friday, July 16, 2021, 38 year old Brian Harris was reported missing by his mother, who stated he went camping alone on Sunday, July 11th, 2021, and wanted to go somewhere cooler and higher in altitude.
Brian Harris hasn’t been heard from since, Brian’s mother believes he may have gone to the Big Lake area southwest of Springerville, or somewhere around Flagstaff.
According to the Prescott Valley Police Department, Brian Harris is described as a white male, short buzz cut, brown hair, blue eyes, 5’7”, 140 pounds, and normally wears glasses, and was last driving a 1983 brown and white Chevrolet Suburban with Arizona license plate tag “CRZ-8112.”
The Prescott Valley Police Department also said Brian suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) from two combat tours in Iraq, and is believed to be armed but hasn’t been involved in any crime.
If anybody has seen or known the whereabouts of Brian Harris, please contact Prescott Valley Police Department at: 1(928) 772-9267, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station at: 1(760) 326-9200, or Yavapai County Silent witness at: 1(800) 932-3232.
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