Authorities say they have found the man involved in the kidnapping and death of Northern California teenager Sierra LaMar. Her disappearance more than two months ago prompted hundreds of organized search parties performed by volunteers and police alike. Police have now identified 21-year-old Antolin Garcia-Torres as being responsible for 15-year-old Sierra LaMar's disappearance. Garcia-Torres was arrested on suspicion of murder and kidnapping Monday May 21, 2012. at a Safeway store in Morgan Hill, Calif.
Lamar was last seen walking to the school bus on the morning of Friday, March 17.
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Antolin Garcia-Torres is seen here in a mugshot.
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The family of the 15-year-old told authorities that she did not show up for school and did not return to her home in unincorporated Morgan Hill, according to the sheriff's office. Morgan Hill is located 24 miles north of San Jose. Sierra LaMar is seen here in an undated photo.