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Body Found in Joshua Tree National Park

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Date: January 19, 2022
Contact: Jennie Albrinck, 760-367-5520

On Monday, January 17, 2022, at approximately 9:50am, National Park Service responded to a report of a deceased man in the area of the Hidden Valley Nature Trail. Rangers located the 35-year-old San Diego man at the base of the Sentinal Wall a short distance from the Hidden Valley Nature Trail. Responding agencies were Morongo Basin Paramedics, and Riverside County. An interagency investigation is ongoing, led by Riverside County Coroner’s Office. Once the investigation is complete more details will be released. 

Last updated: January 19, 2022

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