Monday afternoon, San Angelo Police discovered a deceased person inside a parked 2009 Nissan XTerra in the 500 block of S. Jackson Street.

Chris Bernard

The vehicle is registered to Darlene Perez, a 51-year-old San Angelo woman who was reported missing on April 8, 2017.

Although positive identification has not been made, Investigators with the Department’s Criminal Investigations Division believe the victim to be that of Perez.

Justice of the Peace Judge Fred Buck responded to the scene.  The body will be sent to the South Plains Forensic Pathology Lab in Lubbock, Texas, for autopsy.