Update March 21: This individual has been found and is safe.
By Miriam Raftery
March 20, 2019 (Santee) - A search is underway for Jose “Raul” Martinez, a 63-year-old patient reported missing yesterday from Edgemoor Hospital, a skilled nursing care facility at 655 Park Center Drive in Santee. He suffers from medical conditions and may become disoriented.
He is Hispanic and was last seen waring a black jacket, dark jeans and white shoes. He is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 170 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
If you see him, please call the Sheriff’s Department at (858)565-2000 and reference missing person case #19113916.