Police Still Searching For Missing Hudson Valley Schizophrenic Man
New York State Police are still looking for the missing 68-year-old schizophrenic Hudson Valley man. Police say to look inside sheds or unoccupied structures on your property.
Edward E. Lopez was last seen before 5:00 p.m. on March 14, 2016 at the Lakeview Chateau Community Residence located on W. Hunns Lake Road in the Town of Stanford. It is believed he left the residence on foot.
In a statement released on Thursday, State Police said they would “like to thank those who have called in tips or sightings of Mr. Lopez. We are continuing our search for Mr. Lopez with the assistance of the New York State Forest Rangers and the Westchester County Police Department Canine Units.”
However Lopez is still missing. Police are requesting everyone with sheds or unoccupied structures located on their property to check the interior for Lopez.
Police describe Lopez as a black Hispanic male, 5’6” tall, and weighs approximately 140 pounds. Lopez has a large gray beard and afro. He was seen wearing a gray jacket and blue jeans.
Police say Lopez suffers from schizophrenia and may be in need of immediate medical attention.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Lopez’s whereabouts are asked to call State Police at 845-677-7300