Raymond Jones Missing – Remains of Salmon man found by a hunter after 53 years of bring missing.
Raymond Jones, 39 year-old then has been reported missing from Salmon. He was reportedly seen last on September 7, 1968 an has ben missing for over 53 years.
On Wednesday, 22nd of September 2021 a hunter was said to have found the remains during his hunting in Idaho.
Raymond was also an hunter and was said to have gone missing from a hunting camp 30 miles southeast of Salmon.
Various search was said to have been carried out at the time after he was reported missing. Search was carried out by land and air which was later stopped because of the weather. However, the search began again when footprints had been found on a ridge between Hayden Creek and Pahsimeroi Valley.
Lemhi County Sheriff Steve Penner said “It’s pretty wild, ain’t it? You have another bowhunter looking for a shortcut who stumbled upon a bowhunter from 53 years ago.”
Raymond Jones death:
Raymond has now been confirmed dead. Cause of death has not been given.
The family of Raymond has been contacted and it’s relieving to finally get closure after such a long time.
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Raymond Jones had gone missing in 1968 when he did not return back from hunting in a remote part of Hayden Creek, Idaho.
— Newsweek (@Newsweek) September 22, 2021