Julian Sands: Who is the British Hollywood actor missing in California?
The San Bernardino County rescue team has found the second hiker missing from the mountain where Julian Sands disappeared.
A 75-year-old hiker named Jin Chung was located Tuesday (Jan. 24).
“Jin sustained some weather-related injuries and a leg injury, but was able to walk out with the help of the crew members,” the official statement said. “He was transported to a local hospital for treatment. No further information is currently available.”
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.
Commenting on his local Yorkshire newspaper, the Craven announces, Nick said: “He has not yet been reported missing, presumed dead, but I know in my heart that he is no more. As much as sibling rivalry is, it would be just like him to walk out of there and prove me wrong.
Sands was reported missing on January 13, prompting a major search and rescue effort led by the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Office.
The search was hampered by strong wind warnings near the San Gabriel Mountains, close to where Sands was believed to be missing.
Last week, Sands’ family released the last known footage of him mountain climbing UKTN: “This is how he would like to be seen, doing what he loves most: a heroic mountaineer.”
A missing hiker has been located on Mt Baldy
The San Bernardino County Rescue Team has located the second missing hiker on Mt 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 some weather-related injuries and a leg injury, but was able to walk out with the help of the crew members,” the statement said. “He was transported to a local hospital for treatment. No further information is currently available.”
Peony HirwaniJanuary 25, 2023 3:30 AM
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s update on Julian Sands’ search
The sheriff’s department also announced that they are approaching the second full week of the search for the missing hiker, Julian Sands.
“Numerous ground and air searches have taken place,” the new statement reads. “To date, Mr. Sands has not been found and no evidence of his current location has been found.
“The search will continue, weather and soil permitting.”
Peony HirwaniJanuary 25, 2023 4:30 AM
Julian Sands’ family is ‘delirious with worry’ after the disappearance of the British actor
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 is mad with worry,” said a close friend UKTN.
Bevan HurleyJanuary 25, 2023 04:00
Watch: Who is the British actor missing in California?
Check below for a brief history of Julian Sands biography, career milestones and the details surrounding his missing person case.
Julian Sands: Who is the British Hollywood actor missing in California?
British actor Julian Sands is missing in California after allegedly embarking on a hiking trip last week. The star of critically acclaimed films, including The Killing Fields and A Room With a View, disappeared in Mount Baldy on Friday 13. Evgenia Citkowitz, his wife, has reported the 65-year-old missing and his vehicle has been found in the mountain area. This video outlines who he is, his career milestones and the details surrounding his missing person case. Click here to sign up for our newsletters.
Bevan HurleyJanuary 25, 2023 03:00
Is the climate crisis to blame for a series of hiker tragedies in California?
On a clear day, the summit of Southern California’s 3,000-foot Mount Baldy looms over the Los Angeles skyline.
The mountain symbolizes a growing threat: the deadly impact of the climate crisis on one of America’s favorite pastimes, the great outdoors.
Two people have been killed and a third man, British actor Julian Sands, is still missing after nearly a week.
The Independents Josh Marcus investigates the link between climbing accidents and climate.
Bevan HurleyJanuary 25, 2023 1:45 AM
‘It’s a tragedy for all of us’
“The climbing community has a lot to do with this, but it is still a tragedy for all of us,” said Gordon Janow, director of Alpine Ascents International. UKTN.
Mr 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
Julian Sands’ brother says he knows “in his heart” that his brother is gone
Julian Sands’ brother has revealed that he “knows in his heart” that his missing sibling is no longer alive.
Nick Sands, from Gargrave, Yorkshire, shared the Craven Herald that he had accepted that the prospects of finding the Leaving Las Vegas actor 11 days after he went missing under treacherous circumstances in a California mountain range, life had all but disappeared.
“He has not yet been reported missing, presumed dead, but I know in my heart that he is gone,” Nick Sands told the local news site.
“While sibling rivalry is what it is, it would be like him to walk out of there and prove me wrong.”
Bevan HurleyJanuary 24, 2023 11:45 PM
Julian Sands’ family thanks ‘heroic’ efforts by search and rescue teams
Monday has the Leaving Las Vegas Star’s family thanked authorities for their “heroic” efforts in the search.
“Our sincere 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 find Julian. home,” the statement read.
Bevan HurleyJanuary 24, 2023 10:45 PM
Efforts to find second missing hiker spur ground searches at Sands, rescuers say
It has emerged that a second hiker has gone missing in the Mt Baldy area – which sheriffs say has given ground crews a renewed chance to search for Julian Sands.
Jin Chung, 75, of Los Angeles, has been missing since Sunday after he was last seen riding a carpool to Mount Baldy with two others around 6 a.m., the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Coroner said.
A search was made at night, but the walker was not found. The search for Jin Chung was to continue on Tuesday, but without the aid of helicopters due to strong wind warnings.
The agency revealed that the ground investigation into the 75-year-old crew has given a renewed chance to search for Mr Sands.
Andy GregoryJanuary 24, 2023 9:50 PM
Sands “always pleasant, cheerful and erudite,” says Friend
Julian Sands is “intellectual in some ways and down to earth in others” and “always pleasant, cheerful, erudite, interesting to talk to,” a friend told UKTN.
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. He was very easy to talk to.”
As the search expanded, a team from Mr Janow’s climbing guide company Alpine Ascents International was called in to help Sands’ family and officials locate the 65-year-old.
Andy GregoryJanuary 24, 2023 8:46 PM