Brianna Reyes’ quinceañera was delayed by a year because of COVID-19. Now, the family is facing another setback.
The theft happened early Tuesday morning from Socorro Reyes’ vehicle at Sixth Avenue and Chambers Street in Aurora. Reyes is the mother of Brianna Reyes, who is the birthday girl.
“It was hard seeing her heartbroken,” said mom, whose dress for the occasion was also stolen.
“Who knows if we’ll ever see them again,” mom said.
Socorro Reyes has come up with enough money to buy a backup dress for her daughter, and a family member has created a A good Samaritan has donated a backup dress for mom. Brianna Reyes’ “Sweet 16” birthday party is set for Aug. 6.