Update: Divers find missing person’s body, car in Lake Nacimiento
Update posted Tuesday, 5:30 a.m.
On Monday, San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Detectives, with the assistance of Sheriff’s Search and Rescue and the Sheriff’s Dive Team, conducted extensive follow up for missing person Jyll Stevens in the Heritage Ranch area.
At approximately 3 p.m., divers located Stevens’ vehicle submerged in Lake Nacimiento. Stevens was located inside of the vehicle, deceased.
The investigation is ongoing at this time.
Original story posted Monday, 6 a.m.
Woman reported missing, last seen in Heritage Ranch
–On Friday at approximately 6:30 p.m., the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office began investigating circumstances regarding a missing person. The missing person was identified as Jyll Stevens, a 45-year-old female. Stevens was last seen in the Heritage Ranch area of rural Paso Robles on Thursday evening while having dinner with friends. After dinner, Stevens left the residence and stated she was heading home. According to family members, Stevens never arrived back home. Stevens was last seen driving her 2009 Red Toyota Yaris two-door hatchback with CA license plate #6LCV465.
Stevens is described as a white female adult, approximately 5’09” tall and 140 lbs. She has light brown shoulder-length hair and was last seen wearing a blue long sleeve shirt, dark jeans and black shoes.
At this time, Stevens is considered an At-Risk Missing person. Please forward any information regarding Steven’s whereabouts to the San Luis Obispo Sheriff’s Office at (805) 781-4550 or your local law enforcement agency.
Authorities ask public to check any available surveillance footage
The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office is requesting information and video surveillance from residents of Heritage Ranch and surrounding areas in rural Paso Robles. The sheriff’s office is asking any residents who own a surveillance camera system, ring doorbell or similar system to check their footage for the attached missing person vehicle. Investigators are searching for a 2009 Red Toyota Yaris 2 door hatchback with CA license plate #6LCV465. The vehicle was last seen on Thursday at approximately 6 p.m. in the area of Skip Jack Lane and Water View Drive in Heritage Ranch. Investigators are asking residents who live in the area to check their surveillance systems to see if they can spot the vehicle. If residents could search the time frame of 12/19/19 at 5:30 p.m. through today’s date, it would be greatly appreciated. If any vehicles matching the description are located, please call the San Luis Obispo Sheriff’s Office at (805) 781-4550.