LAS VEGAS -- Remains found at Lake Mead a week ago have been identified as a woman who was reported missing in June after going for a hike.
Red Rock Search and Rescue said the remains are those of Christina Montes, 35, who was last seen alive on June 3, 2014. Montes told her family she was going hiking to the Arizona Hot Springs at Lake Mead with her 62-year-old friend James Edward Johnson. His body was found in the area on June 5.
The search for Montes ended June 13. Her remains were found last week by kayakers.