UPDATE 1 August 2009 - MercuryNews.com is reporting that Hunt surrendered to Santa Cruz police earlier today. He is booked on charges of robbery, kidnapping and conspiring to commit a crime. Bail is set at $1 million.
Friends and family of Sorokin remain hopeful that he is still alive and are offering a $20,000 reward for any information leading to his safe return. Contact the LAPD at (213) 485-5381.