MEDFORD, Ore-- According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, officers believe they have found the remains of Kirk Jones who had been missing for over two months.
JCSO says that the remains were located in the Sky Lakes Wilderness area and that based on circumstances they believe it to be Jones, missing out of San Antonio, Texas.
Officers have told NewsWatch 12 that an autopsy is pending, and that Medical Examiner’s office is working to establish a positive scientific ID.
Cause and manner of death is pending autopsy.
NewsWatch 12 has also learned that the operation to recover the body is on-going.
Today Jones's family was notified that his body may have been found. The family posted on their Facebook page that they had been notified by JCSO.
Search and rescue teams and deputies from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office joined for the search for a missing Texas man after his motorcycle was recovered east of Prospect. Jones was last seen on June 3rd.