Name: Velda Leyba
Case Classification: Endangered Missing
Missing Since: December 06, 1992
Location Last Seen: Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico
Date of Birth: circa 1953
Age: 39 years old
Weight: 110 - 115 lbs.
Hair Color: Blond/Strawberry
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Marks/Features: Deep scar on corner of left eye
Additional Personal Items: Unknown
Velda was last seen on December 5, 1992 in Albuquerque. Velda called her daughter and said she was leaving a friend's house in the South Valley; headed to her daughter's home in Heights. She never made it there. Leyba's Chrysler LeBaron turned up three months later. It was parked near Interstate 25 and Isleta Boulevard far in the South Valley. Velda's purse was found in the car. Foul play is suspected.
Agency Name: Albuquerque Police Dept.
Agency Contact Person: Det. Heather Chavez
Agency Phone Number: 505-924-6095
Agency E-Mail: N/A
Agency Case Number: 93-35439
NCIC Case Number: Unknown
NamUs Case Number: 11990
Added: 10/14/17; Last Updated: 10/14/17
Questions or comments? Please contact appropriate member of the Area Team
** Listed information is from the time of disappearance.