Jan. 9, 2010: Missing Woman - Malibu Creek State Park

01/09/10, Saturday, 06:00 - 18:00 Hours

Team members waiting to load onto Air Rescue 5. Photo by Bob Nirenberg

The Ventura County teams were requested to again assist in the search for Matrice Richardson. Over 300 searchers from throughout the Southern California assisted in the search. The East Valley Team was airlifted by LA County Air Rescue 5 to a steep brush covered ridge above Mulholland Hwy. The team search an half mile square mile of steep brush covered ridges, drainages, and slopes. The subject was not found in this effort.

Search team dropped off by LA County Air Rescue 5. Photo by:LA Times

UPDATE 08/12/10:
Skeletal remains were found on 08/09/10 in the area of Malibu Canyon Rd. and Piuma Rd. On 08/12/10 they were identified as the remains of Matrice Richardson.