Bay City News — The Santa Cruz Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing
54-year-old developmentally disabled man last seen during his release from
the county jail in Santa Cruz on Tuesday.
Robert Lesner, of Watsonville, who has medical issues requiring
medication, was reported missing Thursday by his social worker, according to
the sheriff's office.
Lesner has a history of self-destructive behavior, assaults,
alcohol abuse and run-ins with law enforcement in Watsonville and Scotts
Valley, deputies said.
He is described as a white man, 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing
130 pounds with blue eyes and gray hair and last seen at the jail wearing
blue pants, white shirt, black sweater and red and black beanie cap, deputies
Anyone with information about Lesner is requested to inform the
sheriff's office at (831) 471-1121.
Those who encounter Lesner should not approach him and call 911,