PCSO: Body of missing Phoenix man Conan Nelson found a mile from vehicle

Posted at 7:18 AM, Aug 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-05 10:59:02-04

Pinal County Sheriff's Officials have found the body of a missing man from Phoenix.

According to the sheriff's office, 70-year-old Conan Nelson was found dead about a mile from his vehicle.

Officials had been searching the desert near Red Rock, west of I-10, for several days after finding his vehicle in a wash.

A Silver Alert was issued for Nelson on June 27. At this point, there are no obvious signs of what caused his death.