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Wednesday 12/07/2022 11:02 AM - At-Risk Missing Person Located

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: At-Risk Missing Person Located
Date and Time of Incident: 12-7-2022, Approximately 7:30 AM
Place of Occurrence: Near Pirates Cove
Victim Information: Male Juvenile, 17
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 12-7-2022, an at-risk missing person was safely located in a remote area near Pirates Cove. The 17-year-old male juvenile from Bakersfield was reported missing by family members on 12-6-2022 at approximately 6:00 PM. Sheriff's Deputies were able to locate the victim's vehicle at the Pirates Cove parking lot. Sheriff's Search and Rescue (SAR) began searching the area on foot as well as with a drone with infrared capabilities. The missing person was not located at that time. At approximately 7:30 AM on 12-7-2022, as Search and Rescue was deploying resources to renew the search, the missing person was located at a remote area of Pirates Cove. The Port San Luis Harbor Patrol along with the assistance of Cal Fire were able to swim out to the victim, brought him to a Harbor Patrol boat and then transported him to Harford Pier where family members were waiting for him. The victim was evaluated by medics on scene and returned to his family.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Wednesday 12/07/2022 11:02 AM