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Missing man found on Hebbronville ranch, reunited with family

Juan Sanchez
Posted at 2:06 PM, Sep 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-27 10:33:29-04

HEBBRONVILLE, Texas — The Jim Hogg County Emergency Management agency says a 28-year-old man who went missing last week has been found.

"The Jim Hogg County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the community of Hebbronville, Facebook Friends and all citizens for their assistance in praying, and looking for Juan Sanchez III," said Jim Hogg County Sheriff Erasmo Alarcon.

According to the Sheriff, the man was found Friday morning on a private ranch by ranch workers. he has been reunited with his family and is getting the assistance he needs.

"Thank you all once again for your prayers and your vigilance in looking for him," said Alarcon. "I’m sure his family appreciates all that was done from the Community of Hebbronville and concerned persons through social media in showing compassion and assistance in reuniting them with their loved one."

Authorities say 28-year-old Juan Sanchez went missing Tuesday morning.

Police say Sanchez was spotted in Hebbronville on Monday night into Tuesday morning around Napa Auto Parts.

He was last seen wearin Black Basketball shorts, an orange T-shirt, and Brown Nike shoes.

They added his family was concerned for his safety due to his medical history.