Missing hiker found dead near Cave Creek

60-year-old Kathleen Patterson has been lacking since Sunday. There are not any indicators of foul play, officers say.

CAVE CREEK, Ariz. — Volunteer searchers found the physique of Kathleen Patterson, who had been lacking since Sunday. Patterson, 60, was final seen at her house earlier than happening a hike on the Spur Cross conservation space near Cave Creek, authorities stated.

According to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office, Kathleen was declared lacking on Sunday night round 9:00 p.m.

Authorities introduced Wednesday morning that she had been found deceased off-trail by a volunteer searcher within the Spur Cross conservation space round 8 a.m.

Officials say that there look like no indicators of foul play presently.

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