AUBURN, Ala. – Missing Southern Union State Community College student’s, Aniah Haley Blanchard, car was found abandoned over the weekend in an apartment complex, according to WSB-TV.
Investigators say that the vehicle had damages to the front left tire that is believed to have occurred in between the time she went missing on Wednesday and the car being found Friday.
Blanchard’s stepfather, UFC heavyweight fighter Walt Harris, shared images on Instagram and asked for anyone with information to come forward.
“While the vehicle has been recovered, Blanchard has not been located. The investigation continues regarding her disappearance,” the police department said in a statement. “Anyone having information regarding the whereabouts of the vehicle between the 23rd and the 25th or witnessed an accident or other collision involving this vehicle is urged to contact the Auburn Police Division Detective Section at 334-501-3140 or the anonymous tip line at 334-246-1391.” (WSB-TV)
According to police, Blanchard was last seen wearing a black dress and tan duck boots with black stockings. She is described as a light-complexioned black female with brown eyes and brown hair and 5 feet 6-inches tall and about 125 pounds.