Calif. boy who vanished in 2020 was with trainer entire time, police say


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A California public faculty trainer has been arrested after she hid the disappearance of a teenage boy for 2 years, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Workplace stated Friday.

The allegations made by regulation enforcement and the boy’s household are astonishing. In keeping with guardian Katte Smith, who spoke with KCRA, the then-15-year-old left house in Rancho Cordova after stepping into an argument with members of the family. “He felt just like the grass was greener on the opposite aspect,” Smith stated. Fearful household reported him lacking in Might 2020, and regardless of makes an attempt by police to find him, he remained lacking till March 2022, when Smith says he unexpectedly returned house and requested to maneuver again in. SFGATE is withholding the title of the boy as a result of he’s a minor. 

On Thursday, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Workplace charged Holga Castillo Olivares, 61, with concealing the boy. Olivares is listed as a second grade trainer on the Alice Birney Waldorf-Impressed Ok-8 College workers listing. The boy’s members of the family say Olivares is the mom of certainly one of his pals. 

Olivares has been charged with detention of a minor with intent to hide from a mother or father, a felony, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor, a misdemeanor. She is being held within the Sacramento County Primary Jail and isn’t eligible for bail. In keeping with inmate information, Olivares is due in court docket on Monday afternoon.

In an announcement to KCRA, the Sacramento Metropolis Unified College District stated Olivares is on depart whereas the district conducts an investigation.

“We felt so robbed of all this time with him,” Smith advised KCRA.

“You may’t simply cover somebody’s child and suppose that is OK,” she added.

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