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

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

San Bernardino County rescue teams have located the second hiker who went missing on the mountain where Julian Sands disappeared.

A 75-year-old hiker named Jin Chung was located on Tuesday (Jan 24).

“Jin suffered some weather-related injuries and a leg injury, but was able to walk out with the help of crew members,” the official statement read. “He was transported to a local hospital for treatment. No further information is available at this time.”

In other news, Sands’ brother Nick has said he knows “in my heart” that his sibling is no longer alive as the search for the missing British actor entered its 11th day.

In comments to his local Yorkshire newspaper said Craven HeraldNick said: “He hasn’t been declared missing yet, presumed dead, but I know in my heart that he’s gone. As much as it’s sibling rivalry, it would be like him to walk away and prove me wrong .”

Sands was reported missing on January 13, sparking a major search and rescue effort led by the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Office.

Search efforts were hampered by warnings of high winds near the San Gabriel Mountains, close to where Sands is believed to have disappeared.

Last week, Sands’ family released the last known photos of him mountain climbing and said The independent: “This is how he would love to be seen, doing what he loved best—a heroic mountaineer.”

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A missing hiker has been located on Mt Baldy

San Bernardino County rescue teams have located the second hiker who was missing on Mt Baldy.

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

“Jin suffered some weather-related injuries and a leg injury, but was able to walk out with the help of crew members,” the statement read. “He was transported to a local hospital for treatment. No further information is available at this time.”

Peony Hirwani25 January 2023 03:30

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Another hiker disappears on the mountain where Julian Sands disappeared

Jin Chung, 75, of Los Angeles has been missing since Sunday after being last seen around 10 p.m. 6 a.m. in a carpool to Mount Baldy with two others, the San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department has said.

The group of three agreed to meet back at the car around 2pm, but the 75-year-old never turned up.

Bevan Hurley25 January 2023 at 05.00

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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Update on Search for Julian Sands

The sheriff’s department also announced that they are approaching the second full week of the search for missing hiker Julian Sands.

“Numerous ground and air searches have taken place,” the new statement reads. “At this time Mr. Sands has not been located and no evidence of his current location has been discovered.

“The search will continue if weather and ground conditions permit.”

Peony Hirwani25 January 2023 04:30

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Julian Sands’ family are ‘concerned’ after the British actor went missing

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

“His family are frantic with worry,” a close friend said The independent.

Bevan Hurley25 January 2023 04:00

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Watch: Who’s the British actor missing in California?

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

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

British actor Julian Sands has gone missing in California after he is believed to have gone 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 has been found in the mountain range area. This video details who he is, his career milestones and the details of his missing person case. Click here to sign up for our newsletters.

Bevan Hurley25 January 2023 at 03.00

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

On a clear day, the summit of Southern California’s 10,000-foot Mount Baldy looms over 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 are dead and a third man, British actor Julian Sands, is still missing after almost a week.

The Independent’s Josh Marcus investigates the connection between climbing accidents and climate.

Bevan HurleyJanuary 25, 2023 01:45

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‘It’s a tragedy for all of us’

“The climbing community is dealing with this a bit, but it’s still a tragedy for all of us,” said Gordon Janow, director of Alpine Ascents International. The independent.

Janow said he would remember his friend of 20 years as a renaissance man who was as at home in the mountains as he was in front of the camera.

Bevan Hurley25 January 2023 00:45

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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 sibling is no longer alive.

Nick Sands, from Gargrave, Yorkshire, said Craven Herald that he had accepted the prospect of finding it Leaving Las Vegas actor 11 days after he disappeared in treacherous conditions in a California mountain range alive, was almost gone.

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

“But sibling rivalry being what it is, it would be like him to walk away and prove me wrong.”

Bevan HurleyJanuary 24, 2023 11:45 p.m

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

On Monday, the Leaving Las Vegas Starr’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 who are coordinating the search for our beloved Julian, not least the heroic search teams listed below who are braving difficult conditions on the ground and in the air to bring Julian home ,” the statement read.

Bevan HurleyJanuary 24, 2023 10:45 p.m

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Efforts to find the second missing hiker are increasing the ground search for Sands, rescuers say

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

Jin Chung, 75, of Los Angeles has been missing since Sunday after being last seen around 6 a.m. in a carpool to Mount Baldy with two others, the San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department said.

A search was conducted overnight, but the hiker was not found. The search for Jin Chung was due 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 has given crews a renewed opportunity to search for Mr. Sand.

Andy GregoryJanuary 24, 2023 9:50 p.m

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