The following is information for the distribution of a Missing Endangered Advisory from the Valencia County Sheriff’s Office. Please refer all media inquiries to the Valencia County Sheriff’s Office at (505) 865-9130.
The Valencia County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Jenya Vargas-Padilla, 7, of Belen, NM. She was last seen on December 9, 2022, leaving La Merced Elementary School on Alame Loop in Rio Communities, NM with her mother, Jearlyn Padilla.
Jenya was last seen wearing a black and white plaid shirt, grey leggings, black Converse shoes, and an Under Armour sweater. She is four feet tall, 65 pounds, with brown eyes, and brown hair.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Jenya Vargas-Padilla is asked to call the Valencia County Sheriff’s Office at (505) 865-9130.