LAKE FOREST, Calif. — Southern California authorities are looking for a University of Pennsylvania student who vanished this week while home on winter break.

The Orange County Sheriff’s Department says 19-year-old Blaze Bernstein was last seen around 11 p.m. Tuesday while entering a neighborhood park in the Foothill Ranch area of the city of Lake Forest.

The department says witnesses said Bernstein met up with a friend and the two drove to Borrego Park, where he got out of the vehicle and went into Borrego Park.

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