Julian Sands missing – latest news: Another hiker Jin Chung found alive on Mount Baldy where the British actor disappeared

Julian Sands: Who is the British Hollywood actor missing in California?

The San Bernardino County Rescue Team has located the second missing hiker on the mountain where Julian Sands disappeared.

A 75-year-old hiker named Jin Chung was located on Tuesday January 24.

“Jin suffered weather-related injuries and a leg injury, but was able to get out with the help of crew members,” the official statement read. “He was taken to a local hospital for treatment. No other information is currently available.

In other news, Sands’ brother Nick said he knows “in my heart” that his brother is no longer alive as the search for the missing British actor enters its eleventh day.

In comments to his local Yorkshire newspaper, the Craven HeraldNick said: “He hasn’t been declared missing, presumed dead yet, but I know in my heart he’s gone. However, sibling rivalry being what it is, it would be like him to walk out of there and prove me wrong.

Sands was reported missing Jan. 13, prompting a major search and rescue effort by the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Office.

The search effort was hampered by warnings of high winds near the San Gabriel Mountains, near where Sands is believed to have disappeared.

Last week, Sands’ family released the last known footage of him mountaineering, saying The Independent: “This is how he would like to be seen, doing what he loved most – a heroic mountaineer.”

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A missing hiker has been located on Mount Baldy

The San Bernardino County Rescue Team located the second missing hiker on Mount Baldy.

A 75-year-old hiker named Jin Chung was located Tuesday, Jan. 24, by the search and rescue team, according to San Bernardino County Sheriffs.

“Jin suffered weather-related injuries and a leg injury, but was able to get out with the help of crew members,” the statement said. “He was taken to a local hospital for treatment. No other information is currently available.

Peony HirwaniJanuary 25, 2023 03:30

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Update from San Bernardino County Sheriff on the search for Julian Sands

The Sheriff’s Department also announced that it is approaching the second full week of the search for missing hiker Julian Sands.

“Extensive search efforts on the ground and in the air have taken place,” the new statement said. “At this time, Mr Sands has not been found and no evidence of his current location has been uncovered.

“The search will continue, weather and ground conditions permitting.”

Peony HirwaniJanuary 25, 2023 04:30

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Julian Sands’ family are ‘frenzied with concern’ over British actor’s disappearance

The search for Julian Sands is now in its 11th day, with his family issuing a statement on Monday thanking the authorities for their “heroic” efforts.

“His family is worried crazy,” said a close friend The Independent.

Bevan HurleyJanuary 25, 2023 04:00

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Watch: Who is the missing British actor in California?

Watch below for a brief history of Julian Sands’ biography, career milestones, and details surrounding his missing person’s case.

Julian Sands: Who is the British Hollywood actor missing in California?

British actor Julian Sands has disappeared in California after going on a hike last week. The star of critically acclaimed films including The Killing Fields and A Room With a View went missing in Mount Baldy on Friday the 13th. Evgenia Citkowitz, his wife, reported the 65-year-old missing and his vehicle was was found in the mountain range region. This video describes who he is, his career milestones and the details surrounding his missing person’s case. Click here to subscribe to our newsletter.

Bevan HurleyJanuary 25, 2023 03:00

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Is the climate crisis behind a series of California hiker tragedies?

On a clear day, the 10,000-foot peak of Mount Baldy in Southern California dominates the Los Angeles skyline.

The mountain is emblematic of a growing threat: the deadly impact of the climate crisis on one of America’s favorite pastimes, the great outdoors.

Two people have died and a third man, British actor Julian Sands, remains missing after nearly a week.

The Independents Josh Marcus studies the link between climbing accidents and climate.

Bevan HurleyJanuary 25, 2023 1:45 a.m.

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“It’s a tragedy for all of us”

“The climbing community cares a lot about it, but it’s still a tragedy for all of us,” said Gordon Janow, director of Alpine Ascents International. The Independent.

Mr Janow said he would remember his 20-year-old friend as a Renaissance man who was as comfortable in the mountains as he was in front of the camera.

Bevan HurleyJanuary 25, 2023 12:45 a.m.

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Julian Sands’ brother says he knows ‘in his heart’ his brother is gone

Julian Sands’ brother has revealed he “knows in his heart” that his missing brother is no longer alive.

Nick Sands, from Gargrave, Yorkshire, said the Craven Herald that he had accepted that the prospects of finding the Leaving Las Vegas 11 days after he disappeared in dangerous conditions in a California mountain range, the actor had virtually disappeared.

“He hasn’t been declared missing yet, presumed dead, but I know in my heart he’s gone,” Nick Sands told the local news site.

“However, sibling rivalry being what it is, it would be like him to walk out of there and prove me wrong.”

Bevan HurleyJanuary 24, 2023 11:45 p.m.

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Julian Sands’ family thanks ‘heroic’ efforts of search and rescue teams

Monday, the Leaving Las Vegas The star’s family thanked authorities for their “heroic” efforts in the search.

“Our heartfelt thanks to the compassionate members of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department coordinating the search for our beloved Julian, including the heroic search teams listed below who brave harsh conditions on the ground and in the air to bring back Julian at home,” the statement read.

Bevan HurleyJanuary 24, 2023 10:45 p.m.

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Efforts to find second missing hiker boost Sands ground search, rescuers say

It has emerged that a second hiker has gone missing in the Mt Baldy area – which sheriffs say gave ground crews another opportunity to search for Julian Sands.

Jin Chung, 75, of Los Angeles, has been missing since Sunday after he was last seen around 6 a.m. in a rideshare to Mount Baldy with two other people, the County Sheriff-Coroner’s Department said. San Bernardino.

A search was conducted overnight but the hiker was not found. The search for Jin Chung was to continue on Tuesday but without the help of helicopters due to warnings of high winds.

The agency revealed that the ground search for the 75-year-old gave crews a new opportunity to search for Mr Sands.

Andy GregoireJanuary 24, 2023 9:50 p.m.

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Sands “always pleasant, optimistic and erudite”, says a friend

Julian Sands is “intellectual in some ways and down-to-earth in others” and “always pleasant, optimistic, erudite, interesting to talk to”, a friend said. The Independent.

Gordon Janow, the director of Alpine Ascents International, who has known Sands for 20 years, said: “We discussed art, literature, travel, architecture. Our conversations covered many areas. It was very easy to talk to him.

As the search expanded, a team from Mr Janow’s mountaineering guide company Alpine Ascents International were brought in to help the family and Sands officials locate the 65-year-old.

Andy GregoireJanuary 24, 2023 8:46 p.m.

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