Man reported missing from Starkey Inc. found safe

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) Update 2:48 p.m.

Starkey, Inc. says a man with Down syndrome reported missing from its facility is safe. The community-based nonprofit reports 20-year-old Luis Garcia was found after climbing out his bedroom window sometime in the early morning hours Tuesday.


Starkey, Inc. a community-based nonprofit in Sedgwick County serving people with disabilities, is asking for the public's help to local a missing resident.

The agency says 20-year-old Luis Garcia, who suffers from Down syndrome, climbed out his bedroom window at his Starkey home sometime in the early morning hours. He was spotted at McDonald’s at Harry and Hillside around 6:30 a.m.

Luis is described as 5 ft., 5 in. tall and weighs 192 lbs.

A police report has been made and staff have been searching all morning for him.

Anyone who spots Luis Garcia is asked to call 911 immediately.