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U.S. Rep. Chris Smith, right, R-NJ, addresses a gathering as he stands near a photograph of Aaron Sofer, center, 23, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Lakewood, N.J. Israeli police said Tuesday they are searching for the young New Jersey religious student who went missing in Israel during a hike in a forest outside Jerusalem last week. Sofer of Lakewood, New Jersey, has been missing since Friday when he went on a hike with a friend in the Jerusalem Forest, said police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

U.S. Rep. Chris Smith, right, R-NJ, addresses a gathering as he stands near a photograph of Aaron Sofer, center, 23, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Lakewood, N.J. Israeli police said Tuesday they are searching for the young New Jersey religious student who went missing in Israel during a hike in a forest outside Jerusalem last week. Sofer of Lakewood, New Jersey, has been missing since Friday when he went on a hike with a friend in the Jerusalem Forest, said police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

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