LAKE HAVASU CITY — Mohave County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to the desert area east of Highway 95 near mile post 193 for a call of human remains found around 1 p.m. on Friday, said spokeswoman Anita Mortensen.
The reporting party had been hiking in the desert and found the remains. Several personal items were located near the body. Those items included a camouflage hooded sweatshirt, camouflage shorts, a blue T-shirt with the words “New York City”, black size 9 1⁄2 tennis shoes, a blue hiking backpack with a black plastic frame and a bible.
The male subject is thought to be approximately 5’ 7” with colored tattoos on both forearms. No foul play is suspected at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office at 928-753-0753 or call our toll free number at 1-800-522-4312.