Body Found In Applegate Creek

APPLEGATE CREEK, Calif. – The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, Medford Police and the Siskiyou County Sheriff are working together to investigate. They are treating the death like a possible homicide.

The body was found in the rural Applegate Creek area of northern Siskiyou County, just over the Oregon-California border. The body was found during a search for a missing person out of Jackson County, who was possibly in the hilt area.

There is no word on whether the body found is that missing person or the manner of death. However, officials say the body was found at the foot of a steep cliff.