Body of Missing Mother Found in Canal Near Delano

The search for a missing mother of four from Delano has ended in tragedy.

Our sister station KBAK is reporting the body of 26-year-old Erika Lango was found in the Friant-Kern Canal, just east of Delano, on Tuesday.

It was identified Wednesday night.

Lango was last seen Cctober ninth, when she left her home to visit a friend.

But, she never arrived.

There is surveillance video of her hours before she disappeared. She was talking on a cell phone and getting into an SUV with her estranged husband, Julio Lango.

He has not been charged in her disappearance, but is considered a person of interest in the case.

So far, detectives have not released a cause of death.