NEWS, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Lt. Jeff Hallock, 714.904.7042, JHallock@ocsd.org
Body Discovered in Laguna Woods Preliminarily Believed to be Missing Elderly Man
LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. – (November 26, 2014) – On Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at approximately 4:30 p.m., the body of an elderly male, Asian was discovered in a shrub area near the golf course adjacent to the El Toro Water District Water Treatment Center located at 23549 Moulton Parkway. The body was discovered by a team of search & rescue personnel assigned to search for Sa K. Lee, 82, reported missing on Saturday, November 22, 2014.
Based on the preliminary death investigation, the body of the elderly male is believed to be that of Lee; however, official identification is pending legal confirmation by the Coroner Division. Investigators are continuing to collect evidence and obtain information but there does not appear to be any foul play or suspicious circumstances involved in the death.
Anyone with any information or who believe they may have seen Lee over the last several days is asked to call the Orange County Sheriff’s Department at 714-647-7000 or 714-647-7055.
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