Hiker missing in the East Bay since Friday found safe

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

A hiker in the East Bay who was reported missing after not showing up for a scheduled arrival Saturday has been found and is in good health, East Bay Regional Park police said Monday.

Alex Stecher started a hike on Friday morning from Sunol Regional Wilderness and did not show for an expected pickup at Del Valle Regional Park on Saturday afternoon, police said.

Authorities from multiple East Bay agencies launched a large-scale search for Stecher on Saturday.

In an update Monday afternoon, police said Stecher and his dog had been located. Additional details weren’t immediately available.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.