Family desperate to find Brooklyn pastor missing for more than a week

It's been 10 days since a missing pastor from Brooklyn was last seen on surveillance video. His family is searching across the city for him.

News 12 Staff

Feb 22, 2023, 1:28 AM

Updated 419 days ago

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A family in Williamsburg is desperately searching for a missing pastor from Brooklyn, who they say left for church more than a week ago and never returned home.
Guarionex Santos Lebron, 58, has been missing for 10 days. His wife says he was last seen on surveillance video exiting the elevator of their apartment building at 695 Grand Street the morning of Feb. 11.
"Just know that you can come back just as easy as you left," said Casimira Cepeda de Santos. "We just want you to come home."
"We’ve all been sad," said Jennifer Castillo, the missing man's niece. "He wasn't the type of person to do things spontaneously so it's weird that he’d just go missing out of nowhere."
The family has been posting missing signs around New York City, hoping to find the beloved pastor who they say is cherished by many. They say Lebron was last seen wearing black pants and a gray hooded sweatshirt.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts can contact the NYPD's Crime Stoppers tipline at 1-800-577-TIPS.


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