Missing Mt. Shasta Man Found Dead

POSTED: 4:08 PM Apr 09 2013

Mt. Shasta resident Frank Rivera, 67, was found dead in a wooded area near Lake Siskiyou. The on-scene investigation did not reveal any criminal activity.

Rivera reportedly went missing from his home off of North Old Stage Road and was last seen on Mar. 14.

He was reported missing on Apr. 3 and the Siskiyou County Search and Rescue and Siskiyou County Patrol Deputies deployed search teams in the area of Rivera's home.

Their attempts to loacte Rivera were unsuccessful.

At approximately 4 p.m. on Apr. 8, Rivera's body was found by a citizen. An autopsy has been scheduled to determine the cause of death.