KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — A man who was reported missing from the Klamath Falls area in April was discovered dead, the Klamath County Sheriff's Office confirmed on Monday.
31-year-old Benjamin "Buttons" Mowery was out of contact with friends and family for an unknown amount of time, though he may have been sighted in Klamath Falls on March 24. KCSO confirmed that he had been reported missing on April 6.
A Sheriff's Office official told NewsWatch 12 at the time that Mowery's vehicle had been discovered burned.
In a statement issued on Monday, KCSO said only that investigators had located and confirmed Mowery's death. There was no further information about the circumstances, which the agency said are still under investigation.
"Mr. Mowery’s family has been notified and our thoughts are with them at this difficult time," KCSO said.
Anyone with information about Mowery's death is asked to contact the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office at 541-883-5130, or through the KCSO tip line at 541-8505380.