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UPDATE: Searchers find body of missing man


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Bonneville County Search and Rescue and sheriff’s deputies found the body of 73-year-old Richard Lawrence Harvey near his home Wednesday.

“There does not appear to be any foul play,” Bonneville County Sheriff’s spokesman Karl Noah said in a news release.

Officials said Harvey was last seen Saturday. They had asked for the public’s help in finding him early Wednesday. will provide updates if they become available.


SWAN VALLEY —- Authorities are asking the public for information about a 73-year-old man who has not been seen since Saturday.

Richard Harvey is considered missing and endangered, according to a Crime Stoppers Facebook post. The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office reports Harvey was last seeing near his house by Palisades Creek.

It is believed he was on foot when he disappeared.

Harvey is 5’ 07”, 167 lbs., with brown hair and blue eyes. It is not known what he was wearing when he was last seen.

Additional information about Harvey’s disappearance was not released but anyone who had contact with Harvey since Oct. 9 is asked to call (208) 529-1200.