(Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune)
Authorities with West Valley City and the Weber County Sheriff’s Office were involved in a "body recovery" effort near Snowbasin Resort on Tuesday, January 7, 2014. The body is that of a male who was reported missing in December, according to West Valley City Deputy Chief Mike Powell (center). Powell declined to give additional information about the deceased person, or say what led officers to the Snowbasin location.The snow — up to 6 feet at the location in question — was making the body recovery difficult.
West Valley City police recover body near Snowbasin Resort
Police » Autopsy will determine gender and identity of the person.
By Jessica Miller
and Janelle Stecklein
| The Salt Lake Tribune
First Published Jan 07 2014 11:19 am • Last Updated Jan 08 2014 08:57 am
Huntsville • West Valley City police recovered a body Tuesday evening near Snowbasin Resort.
West Valley City Deputy Chief Mike Powell said the body was buried under up to 6 feet of snow and investigators will need the medical examiner’s office to identify the deceased person’s gender, identity and cause of death.
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