Cortez family feels ‘betrayed’ by the system

The Cortez family can only wait patiently on the whereabouts of their son Davis

Cortez, Jr., who was declared a missing person by the Kaua’i Police Department

nearly two months ago. One can only imagine such a sense of frustration and

hopelessness felt by his family. All related to Davis, Jr., cannot help but

feel betrayed by the very system that is suppose to be there for him and his


The search for him seemed destined to fail from the beginning and

continues to remain void of any progress. The community of Kaua’i should really

take heed. This could easily be your son, brother, sister or relative.


any worried and concerned mom and dad would do, they organized a search party

consisting of family, friends and other relatives. To no avail. All that could

be found were shredded items of clothing that could possibly be his. Family and

friends have not given up and their search continues.

There is an abundance

of rumors that Davis Cortez, Jr., has been sighted at various spots on Kaua’i.

Davis Cortez, Jr.’s father (D. Cortez Sr.) has made a concerned effort to

follow up on all those rumors. But he is only one man and there is not enough

time in a day for him to make a thorough search. In no way is Davis Cortez Jr.

a threat to anyone. So Davis Cortez Sr. (father) asks that, if anyone sees and

or knows him, please tell him that his family loves him and wants him


To the Cortez family it’s a loss of their son and brother. No word

can adequately express the pain and frustration that this family is


They would like to thank everyone for your prayers and

support for helping to look for Davis Cortez, Jr.

J. Labuguen

‘Aiea, O’ahu


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