Missing Endangered Person
Rio Arriba County– On Monday, May 4, 2015 at approximately 8:00 p.m., officers from the New Mexico State Police, along with New Mexico Search and Rescue teams, were dispatched to Hopewell Lake in reference to a missing person. Hopewell Lake is located on U.S. 64 between Tierra Amarilla and Tres Piedras.
At approximately 4:30 p.m. on May 4, 2015 Isaac Morfin, (41) from Abiquiu, NM, wandered off from the area of Hopewell Lake and has not be located. He was last seen wearing a white muscle shirt and black pants. He is describe as being five foot-six inches tall (5’6”), weighing one hundred sixty five pounds (165), with black hair and brown eyes. * See attached Photo.
S.A.R. Ground Teams, K-9 Teams, and Air Craft have been actively searching the area since Monday with no results or indications that Mr. Morfin is still in the area.
The New Mexico State Police is asking that if you have any information regarding Mr. Morfin to please contact the New Mexico State Police Office in Espanola at 505-827-9318 or the Taos Office at 505-827-9319.