California authorities on Thursday morning confirmed that continues to be found in Yucca Valley on Oct. 9 have been recognized as lacking New Jersey lady Lauren “El” Cho.

Cho, 30, was final seen on June 28 leaving a house the place she was staying within the Yucca Valley. A search warrant was served on July 31 on the dwelling and in surrounding areas along with in depth aerial and floor searches. 

Lauren "El" Cho (Credit: Cho family)

Lauren “El” Cho (Credit: Cho household)
(Cho household)

“The San Bernardino County Coroner’s Division has positively identified the human remains to be Lauren Cho, 30-year-old resident of New Jersey,” the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Office mentioned in a Thursday replace. “The cause and manner of death is pending toxicology results. No further information will be released on this case until such time toxicology results are available and new information is discovered as a result.”

Authorities situated the stays in “the rugged terrain of the open desert of Yucca Valley,” in keeping with the sheriff’s workplace. They have been then transported to the county coroner.

Cho was staying at an Airbnb resort in Morongo Valley “with numerous other guests, including her former boyfriend” earlier than she disappeared, Bernardino Sheriff’s Department Public Information Officer Mara Rodriguez beforehand instructed Fox News Digital.

Lauren "El" Cho (Credit: Cho family)

Lauren “El” Cho (Credit: Cho household)
(Cho household)

“It was reported, during the evening of June 28, 2021, Cho was upset and presumably walked away from the resort leaving behind her personal belongings,” the general public info officer added. “Approximately three hours later, Cho was reported missing by her former boyfriend, and he indicated she was suffering from mental distress.”

Investigators with San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Specialized Investigations Division are helping the Morongo Basin Station with its ongoing investigation.

Lauren "El" Cho (Credit: Cho family)

Lauren “El” Cho (Credit: Cho household)
(Cho household)

The native information outlet Hi-Desert Star recognized Cho’s former boyfriend as Cody Orell. Orell instructed the outlet that he and Cho traveled cross nation to Yucca Valley in a van collectively and that he was the final particular person to see the 30-year-old earlier than she walked off. 

“On Sunday she was going out to meet someone and wasn’t saying who. I didn’t pry into it then, but, of course, now I wish…” Orell mentioned earlier than trailing off, in keeping with the outlet.

No arrests have been made in reference to Cho’s disappearance.