A Truckee man who had been missing since July 25 has been found dead.
A Placer County Sheriffs Office helicopter spotted 49-year-old Eusebio Nunezs vehicle about 11:35 a.m. Sunday in the Boca/Verdi Peak area of Nevada County, according to a Placer County Sheriffs Office news release. A coordinated search by members of the Placer and Nevada County sheriffs offices found Nunezs body about 100 yards from his vehicle.
The cause of death is under investigation by the Nevada County Sheriffs Office.
Family members told detectives that Nunez, a local business owner, was last seen leaving his home about 8:30 a.m. July 25.
Call The Bees Cathy Locke, (916) 321-5287.