Missing Hector Javier Lopez-Ruiz new case information posted as of May 15th 2020

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Missing Hector Javier Lopez-Ruiz

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: October 15, 1997 from Vista, California

Type: Missing

Date of Birth: April 14, 1977 Age at disappearance: 20 years old

Weight and Height: 5'8, 150 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Black hair, brown eyes. Lopez-Ruiz may have a mustache. He has a tattooo of the letter "V" on his left middle finger, and he may have the names "Vista" or "Sandie" tattooed on his back. Some agencies may not hyphenate his last name, as in "Lopez Ruiz."

Details of disappearance and psychic work by Brian Ladd (login to view entire case as of May 2020)


Lopez-Ruiz was last seen in Vista, California on October 15, 1997. He has never been heard from again. Few details are available in his case.
San Diego County Sheriff's Department