**UPDATE**: The critical missing man was safely located safely inside of an Applebee’s restaurant at about 5:30 pm. No further details are available at this time. Thank you for sharing and helping to keep a look out for him.
APPLE VALLEY: (VVNG.com)- A search and rescue team are searching for a critical missing person last seen in Apple Valley on July 2nd. On Thursday, July 03, 2014, family members of Harvey Lukaesko contacted the Sheriff’s Department after finding Harvey missing from their home. They determined that Harvey left his home located on the 20500 Riverview Rd., Apple Valley (unincorporated area) sometime after 11:30 p.m., on Wednesday night. Family members searched during the morning hours without success and then called for assistance.
Harvey Lukaesko, is 71 years old, 5’5”, 103 lbs., Brown hair, Blue eyes and was last seen wearing Lt. Blue Bass Pro shirt, Blue jeans, Blue/Grey fishing hat. Lukaesko suffers from Alzheimer’s/No medications, he is described as being nearly blind and does not have a cell phone.
Deputies from the Victor Valley Station responded and immediately requested Search and Rescue volunteers to the area. The Bloodhounds are also assisting with the search.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Harvey Lukaesko is urged to contact the Victor Valley Station at (760)552-6800 or Sheriff’s dispatch at (760)956-5001. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at www.wetip.com.
source: SBSD – Victor Valley Sheriff’s Department