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Body found in canyon

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Hartley County Sheriff’s deputies and Hartley County Sheriff, Franky Scott were notified that a possible body had been located in Rita Blanca Canyon on Saturday, May 18.
On Thursday, May 16, a 15 year old male was reported missing to a local law enforcement agency.  Apparently the young man wandered around in the canyon and returned home very early Saturday morning. Upon his return home, he provided information to his parents that he had discovered what he believed
to be a dead body in the canyon. The parents of the 15 year old male went into the location in the canyon described by their son and immediately contacted the Hartley County Sheriff’s Office.

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