FOUND DECEASED: Julio Santillana – Houston, Texas (4/17/16)

The search for 44 year-old Julio Santillana is now over. A body thought to be that of Julio Santillana has been recovered in Southeast Houston. However positive identification must still be made, and confirmed by medical authorities and law enforcement investigators. We ask that everyone please keep Julio’s family and friends in your thoughts and prayers during this most devastating time in their lives.

SEARCH UPDATE: The active search for 44 year-old Julio Santillana will begin on Wednesday – April 20th 2016 at 8:30 a.m. We will be in need of searchers on foot and ATVs. The Command Post will be located at Elim Church, and the address is 3200 South Richey in Houston, Texas 77017. Please dress appropriately for the forecasted weather conditions, and bring your own snacks and water. Bring mosquito spray if you have it, and dress for a muddy and brushy terrain. Your Search Coordinator if Frank Black, and he can be reached at (713) 301-6813.

Original Post: 44 year-old Julio Santillana was last walking in the area of Hwy. 3 @ Edgebrook Dr. in Houston, Texas on April 17th 2016. Julio was wearing a red Houston Rockets shirt, blue jeans and white tennis shoes. Julio has a barbed wire tattoo on the front half of his right arm with the sun in the middle. He also has the tattoo in the shape of a heart made from the names of Julio and Irene on his left chest. Julio wears black frame glasses, and has a mustache and patch of hair below his lower lip. If you have seen Julio since his disappearance, if you know of his current whereabouts or if you have any information concerning his disappearance; please contact the Houston Police Department at (713) 731-5223, or call Texas EquuSearch at (281) 309-9500.

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