However the saga did not finish there. Bekah and her dad and mom instantly contacted the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Workplace to take her off the missing-persons record however have been solely in a position to depart voicemails. This meant she was by no means taken off the record, and so a North Coast Journal article printed in February 2018—as The Bachelor was airing—reported her as nonetheless lacking.
“somebody acknowledged me from the Bachelor and the story BLEW UP,” Bekah continued. “like significantly… blew up. It went worldwide. however the information have been all f–ked up. some folks thought I lied to my mother informed her I used to be on a weed farm once I was actually on the bachelor??”
This led to a ton of media protection for her, together with a spot on Jimmy Kimmel Live. “however the precise story was so lengthy and complicated that I simply informed all of the media shops that I needed to go to my buddy’s weed farm to ‘get away and chill out’ after filming the bachelor and I did not have service and so my mother thought I used to be lacking [neutral-face emoji],” she admitted. “so lots of people thought I used to be an a–hole for that lol.”
Fortunately, every little thing managed to work out. “I am sorry that my dad and mom needed to endure that horrible 24 hours,” concluded Bekah, now a mom of two. “and I positively by no means talked to that woman once more.”
Present of palms, who knew when she began telling this story that the bear run-in can be the least thrilling side?