Navajo Police search for missing woman last seen in Sweetwater, Arizona

New Mexico News

Ella M. Begay (courtesy Navajo Police Dept.)

SHIPROCK, N.M. (KRQE) – The Navajo Police Department Shiprock District is asking for the public’s help in locating 62-year-old Ella Mae Begay. Begay was reported missing with the Shiprock Police District however, authorities say she was last seen by family on June 15 in Sweetwater, Arizona.

(courtesy Navajo Police Dept.)

Police describe Begay as having a slender build, is about five feet one inch tall and weighs about 110 to 120 pounds. Begay may be with her vehicle which is a silver 2005 Ford F-150 pickup truck with an Arizona license plate AFE7101.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Ella Mae Begay is asked to call the Navajo Police Department Shiprock District at 505-368-1350 or 505-368-1351.

Officials were looking for a person of interest named Preston Tolth, who has since been located. The Navajo Police Department have no additional details currently but will release updates as they become available.

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