2nd truck found in search for missing Minn. native

6:50 AM, Mar 15, 2013   |    comments
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WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. - A tip from a citizen led Denver-area police to the SUV belonging to a missing Wheat Ridge woman who grew up in Minnesota. 

According to Wheat Ridge police, a citizen called them regarding a Toyota Rav4 registered to Leann Meyer, a St. Peter native and current Wheat Ridge resident that was parked in the 3700 block of Marshall Street.

Police impounded the vehicle and will process it Thursday looking for evidence.

Wheat Ridge Police said on Wednesday they found the 51-year-old Meyer's other vehicle, a pickup truck, in a parking lot in the area of West 72nd Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard. 

Meyer was last heard from on Feb. 23, when she spoke with a friend over the phone. The last communication from Meyer was in a text message to her employer on Feb. 25.

A forensic team and a cadaver dog searched Meyer's home Tuesday.

Leann "Annie" Meyer grew up in Mankato, and still has family in that area of Minnesota. Her mother and a number of her nine siblings are out in Wheat Ridge assisting with the search.

US Bank is offering a reward of $8,000 in conjunction with Crime Stoppers who is offering a reward of up to $2,000 for information that leads to the location of Leann Meyers. Please call the Wheat Ridge Police Department tip line at 303-235-2947 or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.


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