Date Missing: May 30, 1994 from Ontario, San Bernardino County, California.
Date of Birth: July 5, 1975
Age at Disappearance: 19
Weight: 105 lbs.
Hair: Lt. Brown
Race/Sex: White, Female
AKA/Alias: Michelle Valadez
Dental Records Available
Michelle has a tattoo of the name "Ricky" on her finger and a tattoo of the name "Anthony" with
flowers, on her shoulder. Her ears are pierced.
Details: Michelle had moved to Palm Springs with a male individual. A month later, she contacted her family
and told them she would be returning home to Ontario. She never arrived. Michelle could possibly have
been driving either a 1994 blue Ford Thunderbird or a 1997 black Chevrolet Camaro with a customized
After she disappeared, Michelle's Mother received a phone call stating that Michelle had been killed in
Aug. or Sept of 1994. She was also told that the man responsible had later killed his brother after he
threatened to tell the authorities about Michelle's murder.
The man was never charged with Michelle's murder because it was considered hearsay; however he
was charged for his brother's murder and was sentenced to 29 years to life in prison.
Agency Contact: Ontario Police Department
Case # 94-11-2883
NCIC # M-789102186