Skeletal Remains Identified
Posted by <> on 3/13/2017 9:45:00 AM.
Per Montrose County Press Release:
On Saturday, October 29, 2016, hunters in the Sawmill Mesa area of the Uncompahgre Plateau west of Montrose reported the finding of skeletal material believed to be human remains. The Montrose County Sheriff’s Office and the Montrose County Coroner's Office of Medical Investigations with the help of the Montrose County Sheriff’s Posse recovered bones and fragments of clothing. A forensic autopsy was ordered by Montrose County Coroner Dr. Thomas M. Canfield, MD and performed by Dr. Michael Benziger, MD at the Montrose Memorial Hospital Forensic Laboratory. The bones were considered consistent, but not definitive, as those of Gerry “Hoop” Reed, a 56 year-old male of Nucla, Colo.
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Body Found in Black Canyon
Posted by <> on 6/15/2016 9:56:00 AM.
The National Park Service says the body of a hiker from North Carolina has been found at Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. The man's body was located on Monday afternoon and recovered by park rangers yesterday.
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Mussel Infested Boat Intercepted at Blue Mesa Reservoir
Posted by <> on 5/6/2016 11:06:00 AM.
On May 2nd aquatic invasive species inspectors at Elk Creek inspection station on Blue Mesa Reservoir intercepted a boat infested with mussels. The local boat had been moored at Lake Havasu in Arizona for the last five months. Both adult and juvenile mussels had already taken hold on the boat. The state certified boat inspection staff at Blue Mesa used hot water to kill the invasive mussels on the boat at no cost to the boater.
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Celebrity Sibling Possibly Located
Posted by <> on 12/11/2015 10:06:00 AM.
Reality star Kristin Cavallari is mourning the loss of her brother after Utah authorities announced that they believe they've found his body. The Grand County Sheriff's office says search crews found what they believe to be the 30-year-old's remains yesterday morning. The body was taken to the medical examiner so it could be identified and to determine how he died.
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Missing Man Found Dead
Posted by <> on 8/31/2015 10:16:00 AM.
A three-year missing persons case of a then 25 yr-old
Rico man has been solved with the findings of his remains in Elko County, Nevada. Robin
Andrew Putnam has been confirmed dead based on dental records.
Putnam was traveling on July 7th, 2012 on an Amtrak train from Emeryville, California to
Grand Junction, Colorado where his parents, Doug and Cindy of Rico, CO were waiting to
pick him up upon arrival on the morning of July 8th. When the train made a scheduled stop
in Salt Lake City, Utah at 3:00am, Putnam got off the train, leaving his laptop and other
belongings, but he never returned to the train and was never to be seen or heard from
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Grand Junction Teen Found
Posted by <> on 3/2/2015 2:43:00 PM.
The body of a missing Grand Junction teen has been found. The Mesa County Sheriff's Office says the body of 18-year-old Kelly Mae Myers was discovered in the Cactus Park area. She was last heard from by her family in December.
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33 Year Old Found Dead
Posted by <> on 2/26/2015 1:13:00 PM.
A 33 year old Montrose man was found dead Wednesday morning on the 3500 block of Woodgate road near Target. Police are still investigating.
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Missing Plane Update
Posted by <> on 11/20/2014 9:24:00 AM.
The search for a missing plane near Pagosa Springs is over. Its wreckage was found yesterday afternoon in southern Archuleta County. Both people on board were killed.
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Body Found Near Rifle
Posted by <> on 11/12/2014 12:45:00 PM.
The body of a woman who was reported missing last weekend has been found at the base of a cliff near Rifle. Garfield County authorities say Maureen Jewell had spoken to a friend by phone last Thursday. Her body was found near her property on Sunday, and investigators believe her death is an accident.
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Body Found in Garfield County
Posted by <> on 10/3/2014 2:20:00 PM.
An investigation is underway after Garfield County Sheriff's deputies discovered the body of a suspected missing person.  The body was found Tuesday afternoon while the Garfield County Sheriff's Office was looking into the report of a missing person.  
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