Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) Lost Hiker
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Lost Hiker
Woods near mile marker 16, Hwy 20 Fort Bragg
When: Date: 03.25.13 Time: 7:30 PM
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: Jamie Alonso 61 Laurel St. Fort Bragg, CA
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Written by: Lieutenant Greg Stefani
Synopsis: On 03.25.13 at approximately 1:00 PM Jamie Alonso and other family members went hiking in the wooded area near mile marker 16, Highway 20, Fort Bragg, searching for edible mushrooms. Jamie was supposed to return to the vehicle at about 4:00 PM.

Jamie did not return as scheduled and family members searched the area and waited until about 7:30 PM before calling the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office to report Jamie missing.

Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputies searched the area until after dark and were unable to locate Jamie. On the morning of 03.26.13 Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputies and the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office volunteer search and rescue team returned to the area to search for Jamie. Jamie was located at approximately 10:15 AM and was in good health and spirits, after spending the night in the woods.
Approved By: Lieutenant Greg Stefani