MISSING: Two men not seen since traveling to concert; car found abandoned in Yakima
YAKIMA, Wash. — Two men are missing under suspicious circumstances after their car is found abandoned in Yakima County.
25-year-old Josiah Hilderbrand, who goes by “Jo”, was driving with 48-year-old Jon Cleary to the Gorge Amphitheater to attend a Dead and Co. concert on June 7.
According to his mother, neither of them made it to the concert, and that their car, a light blue 2004 Honda Civic Hybrid with California plates, was found abandoned in Yakima.
Neither Hilderbrand nor Cleary have been heard from since the June 7. It’s unknown if anyone else was in the car with them.
Hilderbrand is described as being 5’8”, 165 pounds, with light brown wavy hair and blue eyes.
Anyone with additional information should call the Yakima County Sheriff’s Department at 509-574-2500, and reference case number 19C09726.
There is a $10,000 reward for information leading to finding Josiah Hilderbrand, and a separate reward for the finding of Jon Cleary.
Here is a poster shared by Hilderbrand’s Mother, Liz Hilderbrand: