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Friends of missing teen Mickey Guidry’s family are mounting a search this weekend in the Anza Borrego desert. Volunteers are needed to scour a massive area. To date some 200 have signed up to participate. Searches will begin Saturday, March 20 at 9 a.m. and end Sunday, March 21 at 5 p.m. Volunteers should meet northwest of the intersection of S2 and Highway 78. 


Craig Crawford, a family friend organizing the search, has said the group aims to scour a massive area of the desert in the the Pinyon Mountain/Harpers Flat area of Anza Borrego.


Guidry vanished after taking his parent’s Jeep Cherokee over Thanksgiving. (See our in-depth coverage here: ECM was the only media outlet to followup on Guidry’s case weeks after he went missing. Our coverage has resulted in widespread media attention paid to the case now, four months after Guidry’s vehicle was found with its tire worn to the rim, stuck in sand 22 miles off the highway.


Searchers are asked to bring water, sunscreen, sturdy hiking shoes, and if available, GPS (global positioning satellite) equipment and metal detectors.


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