Naya Rivera‘s mother and brother joined a search on Saturday, July 11, for the Glee star, who went lacking three days earlier whereas boating on a California lake together with her son.
TMZ posted pictures on Saturday of Rivera’s mother, Yolanda, and the actress’ youthful brother, Mychal, sporting life vests as they stepped off a sheriff’s boat on Lake Piru, 50 miles from Los Angeles, the place Naya disappeared on Wednesday, July 8. The mother and son have been additionally noticed embracing after the journey.
A spokesperson for the Ventura County Sheriff’s Workplace confirmed to Us Weekly on Saturday that “members of Naya Rivera’s household have come to Lake Piru since her disappearance and have joined the Sheriff’s division within the search.”
On Thursday, July 9, an ABC producer Anastasia Williams shared a heart-wrenching picture of Yolanda kneeling on the dock together with her arms outstretched as she confronted the water and gave the impression to be praying. Mychal stood beside her.
“Naya’s mom is frightened and anxious,” a supply advised Us earlier this week. “[She] has reached out to family members late [Wednesday night] to wish for Naya’s return.”
The Devious Maids alum, 33, was reported lacking on Wednesday after her son Josey, 4, was discovered alone and sporting a life vest on a pontoon boat she rented for an outing on the lake.
Sgt. Kevin Donoghue of the sheriff’s workplace stated in a media briefing on Thursday that Josey “gave sufficient data to investigators to conclude that his mom by no means made it out of the water.”
On Friday, July 10, authorities posted a video exhibiting a robotic system being lowered into the murky water to scan the underside of the lake. They’re being hampered of their search by submerged bushes and poor visibility of only one to 2 toes.
“We don’t know if she’s going to be discovered 5 minutes from now or 5 days from now,” Capt. Eric Buschow stated in a press convention earlier within the day as he defined that some elements of the two-mile-long lake are as much as 130 toes deep. There have been some 40 personnel concerned within the restoration efforts on Friday.
Naya’s ex-husband, Ryan Dorsey, was noticed with their son on Thursday and whereas he has but to publicly touch upon his ex’s disappearance, a supply advised Us that the Rivera household held a “prayer service” that day.