PLACER COUNTY, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Truckee business owner Eusebio Nunez, who had been missing since Friday, July 25, was found dead in the Boca/Verdi Peak area of Nevada County on Sunday.
The Placer County Sheriff’s Office helicopter, Falcon 30, located Nunez’s vehicle on Sunday, August 10, at 11:35 a.m. as part of a coordinated effort between Placer and Nevada counties to locate Nunez. The search began after detectives received information from family members that Nunez, 49, had not returned home and was missing.
Nunez was found deceased in an area approximately 100 yards from his vehicle; his family was then notified.
The cause of death is currently under investigation by the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office.