A Nevada woman who went lacking almost a year in the past has been recognized from skeletal remains found near a mountain climbing trail the place she was last seen alive, investigators mentioned Wednesday.

Jawaher Hejji, 26, was positively recognized from the skeletal remains, which have been found on Sept. 6 near Black Mountain, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police (LVMP) said in a news release.

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Hejji’s mom instructed FOX5 Las Vegas {that a} climber found her daughter’s cranium earlier than the remainder of the remains have been positioned on the mountain.

Investigators positively recognized skeletal remains found near a mountain last month as 26-year-old Jawaher Hejji, who went lacking in December 2020.
(Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department)

Hejji was reported lacking on Dec. 25 after her household didn’t hear from her for 3 days. 

The Henderson Police Department shortly positioned Hejji’s automobile parked at Shaded Canyon Drive south of Horizon Ridge Parkway.

LVMP investigators would go on to search out surveillance footage from Dec. 23 that confirmed Hejji strolling alone on the Amargosa Trail near the entrance base of Black Mountain. The footage marked the last time Hejji was seen alive.

Investigators last year found surveillance footage from Dec. 23 that showed Hejji walking alone on the Armargosa Trail near the front base of Black Mountain.

Investigators last year found surveillance footage from Dec. 23 that confirmed Hejji strolling alone on the Armargosa Trail near the entrance base of Black Mountain.
(Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department)

Investigators, household and buddies searched the world for Hejji over the following months however found no signal of the 26-year-old.

“To me, it doesn’t seem right that she was found where we were looking,” Hejji’s sister, Rowda Haggy, instructed KLAS-TV. “I feel like somebody did something and brought her back, but it’s like so many different scenarios. We don’t know what happened.”

Police mentioned the trigger and method of loss of life will likely be launched by the Clark County Coroner’s Office.

Further particulars concerning the investigation weren’t instantly out there.