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Search for Adam Lutz Continues by Air and Land

LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) It's been 8 days since a Luzerne County man went missing near Lake Silkworth ..
      .22 year old Adam Lutz has not been found despite an intensive search...
      Lead I-Team Reporter Andy Mehalshick was at Lake Silkworth on Friday.


A State Police helicopter circled Lake Silkworth Friday looking for Adam Lutz.
On and under the water members of the Germania Scuba Dive Team searched for the 22-year-old Nanticoke man.

It is a scene that has played out over and over again since last Thursday.

Mary Ellen and Joe Morris watch the search everyday

"We all have children. Also our hearts are going out to their family. I hope they just find him for closure for their family so they can just move on." Said Mary Ellen
 
"We want closure for the family. I happen to know the father of the individual. I worked with him over the years. It's just a shame he's a young boy 22 years old. I hope they find him." noted Joe.


Lutz vanished after pulling is car over on the side of the road.

A surveillance camera on a nearby business captured  images of him walking toward the lake.

He has not been seen since..
 
"Everybody's been checking their own yard and docks to see if they can help them in anyway." added Mary Ellen
Investigators say they found a boot and a hat at different locations  along the lake shortly after their search began last week.

Anyone with information on Lutz is asked to contact police or 9-1-1.

 


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