Officials Seek Missing 72-Year-Old Man

ID photo of Martin Anthony Hawryluk, 72, missing on STX since May 1. (Image submitted by VITEMA)
ID photo of Martin Anthony Hawryluk, 72, missing on STX since May 1. (Image submitted by VITEMA)

Authorities are looking for Martin Anthony Hawryluk, a 72-year-old man last seen May 1 in Christiansted, according to an alert from the V.I. Territorial Emergency Management Agency.

Hawryluk was last seen at Marshall Command in Christiansted, wearing a white shirt and white pants. According to the VITEMA release, he appeared to be disoriented, saying that a lady from American Airlines had his luggage. He then left the station, walking towards Christiansted Town.

On May 2, a brown briefcase belonging to Hawryluk was found in the vicinity of Mitchell-Larsen Studios, Company Street, Christiansted Town. Wednesday, Hawryluk’s son, Bradley Hawryluk, telephoned Marshall Command inquiring the whereabouts of his father.

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The VITEMA alert describes Hawryluk as a 5 feet, 7 inches tall white male weighing about 225 pounds, with brown eyes, brown hair and a light complexion.

Police urged anyone who comes in contact with or knows the whereabouts of Hawryluk to call 911 or the Marshal Command Station at 340-773-2530 or 340-778-2211.

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