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Missing Los Angeles couple drank their own urine while lost in the desert

Missing Los Angeles couple drank their own urine while lost in the desert

A Los Angeles couple who went missing during a visit to the desert wandered for five days, drinking their own urine to survive, before they were discovered by the U.S. Border Patrol, according to a friend of the couple.  

On Friday, the LAPD confirmed that Mariya Mitkova, 27, and Aaron Morganstein, 33, were  discovered in “good health” near the U.S.-Mexico border. 

The couple was last seen leaving the pair’s home in the 2200 block of Shoredale Avenue, in

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