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20-year-old hiker missing in northern Arizona

Axel Brugere went mountain climbing Friday on a path in Coconino County and hasn’t been heard from since.

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Authorities in Coconino County are trying to find a 20-year-old hiker who’s been missing since Friday. 

Axel Brugere went out mountain climbing on the A.B. Young Trail in the East Pocket space with a pal and later bought separated from his companion, in response to the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office. 

Authorities imagine Brugere bought lost in the wilderness since he isn’t aware of the realm.

Officials stated Brugere and his mountain climbing accomplice, John Piekarz, reached the highest of the path round 1 p.m. Friday. Authorities stated Piekarz determined to discover the realm on the high whereas Brugere stayed behind. When Piekarz returned half-hour later, Brugere was gone. 

While changing into disoriented, officers stated Piekarz looked for Brugere, ultimately making it to the underside of the path by 11 p.m. however was not capable of finding him. 

Having no telephone or keys to the automobile, authorities stated Piekarz slept on the trailhead in a single day then caught a journey to his job in Flagstaff the place he known as CCSO to report Brugere missing.

Brugere is described as 5 foot 9 inches tall, 140 kilos, with brown hair and inexperienced eyes. He was carrying pink shorts on the time of his disappearance. 

According to a LinkedIn page made below Brugere’s identify, the missing hiker is finding out psychology at Northern Arizona University. 

Anyone with details about Brugere can contact CCSO at 928-774-4523.

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