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BODY OF DAVIS MAN IS FOUND IN FOOTHILLS

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Searchers found the body of a 35-year-old Davis County man about 8:30 a.m. Sunday in the foothills above Mueller Park after Saturday's search effort was called off because of bad weather, according to the Davis County Sheriff's Department.

The man was reported missing by his family Friday evening after he left home on Thursday, reportedly in a despondent condition, deputies said. His car was found in the Mueller Park area and a search, involving about 35 rescuers, was organized Saturday.Members of the sheriff's department search and rescue unit, the Bountiful Jeep Patrol, sheriff's department mounted posse and canine units were called in.

The man's body was found in a rugged area well off any trails, deputies reported. An investigation into the cause of death is continuing, according to the department.