Above: Brenda Gomez in 2004 (left) and an age-progressed image to 12, circa 2012 (right)

Brenda Madrigal Gomez

Last seen in Logan, Utah on July 23, 2004

Vital statistics: Hispanic female. Born on December 7, 2000. Brown hair, brown eyes. Her nickname is "Brendita." She has a red mark on her nose. She may use the last names "Becerril," "Hernandez," and/or "Madrigal Gomez." She is of Mexican and El Salvadorian descent. Was three at the time.

Circumstances: She was abducted by her non-custodial father, Mariano Madrigal Becerril. A photo and vital statistics are posted below. She was scheduled to spend the weekend with him but when her mother, Claudia Gomez, went to retrieve her they had vanished. A felony warrant for custodial interference was issued for him on October 21, 2011. They may still be in the local area or may be in Michochan, Mexico; Madrigal Becerril is a native of that country. They may be traveling in a red 1997 Nissan pickup truck. Gomez says that her ex-husband has a history of violence and the area of Mexico he may be in has violent drug cartels.

Above: Mariano Madrigal Becerril in 2004

Vital statistics: Hispanic (Mexican) male. Born on July 26, 1967. Salt and pepper hair, brown eyes. He may use the alias name "Mariano Becerril." Was thirty-six at the time.

If you have any information as to Brenda's whereabouts, please contact the Logan City Police Department at 435-716-9400. Any information received can be kept confidential.

Information used to compile this casefile came from the following resources:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
The Doe Network
The Charley Project
NamUs National Missing Persons Data System
Ahora Utah
The Salt Lake Tribune

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