The English actor Julian Sands, was reported missing by his family after disappearing in the dangerous mountain range.
An English Actor, Julian Sands, who starred in more than 150 films and television series has been reported missing over a couple of days already.
Julian Sands, the 65-year-old British actor was reported missing during a hiking trip in the Baldy Bowl area of the San Gabriel Mountains in California USA on Friday 13th February 2023.
Searches by local authorities continue by helicopter and drones, “The air search is being resumed, but we have not been able to resume a ground search yet due to icy conditions and a threat of avalanches,” Gloria Huerta, Public Information Officer for the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department told the news men last Friday.
She maintained that there was still “no time set” for when they would continue with the ground search due to the weather. Meanwhile, they’re working with phone network providers who’s helping them pinpoint the location of the English actor Julian Sands.
A spokesperson for the department said: “We are working with state and federal agencies that have cell phone forensics to assist us in pinpointing a location, but so far no new info for Mr. Sands.”
A car believed to belong to the father of 3, the Killing Fields star was recovered in the late hours of Saturday near Mount Baldy, considered one of the most dangerous climbs in the US.
Both national and state officials are working to help find Mr Sands. On Friday, the country sheriff’s department revealed that pings from the actor’s phone appeared to show that he was on the move on the day he was reported missing.
His son Henry Sands by his first wife the journalist Sarah Sands is closely bonded to him and joined the search for his father Julian Sands in the Californian Mountains where he went missing.
Mr. Sands, who is well known for his roles in many English movies including “The Killing Fields, A Room with a View, and Naked Lunch”, has lived in the Los Angeles area for years with his current wife, the writer Eugenia Citkowitz, with whom he has two daughters.
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s department said that the incident was still being classified as a search and rescue operation.
“We will schedule another ground search when the weather improves, and it is safe for our ground crews,” a spokesperson from the department said.