WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn [CHI] — At 11:00pm last night the Williamsburg’s Shomrim Hotline received a call for a person that had been missing since 10:00am. The missing, 61 year old Berel Lerner, who has a mental history, didn’t show up to the Petach Tikvah Yeshiva.
Williamsburg Shomrim members began canvassing the area and later called the Crown Heights Shomrim Division for more manpower and together they searched into the night.
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The mobilization point for the search was at 17 Middleton Road where together with Hatzalah and Chavierim volunteers were given search grids and assignments. All the hospitals were checked as well as subway stations and parks.
Today at around 1:00pm report was given that the missing was B”H found. One of the Williamsburg coordinators spotted him on Broadway and Rodney where Hatzalah was called to check out the patient and he was reported to be in good health.
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