PORTOLA, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- The Plumas County Sheriff's Office have found the body of a Portola man missing since New Year's Day.
According to the Plumas County Sheriff Greg Hagwood, deputies have found the body of Michael Mowrey, 51, near a railroad yard. He said there was no indication of foul play, however, the cause of death could not be determined until an autopsy has been performed.
Mowrey, 51, was an employee at High Sierra Animal Rescue. High Sierra was offering a $5,000 reward for information regarding to his whereabouts.
The investigating is ongoing.