A hiker who disappeared during a hike in Red Rock Canyon Sunday has been found dead, according to Metro Police.
Officers first started searching for the hiker Sunday afternoon just after 4 p.m. when they received a call about the hiker who was overdue to return.
The hiker, whose name wasn't released, was last seen hiking the Turtlehead Peak Trail. Search and rescue teams searched for the hiker until after 2 a.m. Monday morning and then they called it a night.
The search resumed Monday morning just after 5 a.m., and it went into Monday afternoon.
The missing hiker was later found dead at the bottom of a canyon in the Turtlehead Peak area. Rescuers said the hiker appears to have died from a significant, but accidental fall. ... Read More