William Trotter's "last known location" has not been determined. The only information pertaining to where Trotter's body was found was that he was found west of Tucson, in Saguaro National Park. We will update this case once this information has been released to the public.
TUCSON, AZ — A missing man's body was found in the western part of Saguaro National Park Wednesday, February 24, 2021 according to officials. A news release from the Pima County Sheriff's Department said deputies received information from the U.S. National Park Service that a man had been found in the park at 11:39 a.m. According to the department, search and rescue deputies responded to the area and were able to identify the dead man as 78-year-old William Trotter.
Trotter had been reported missing on February 9, 2021 by friends after he had not been seen for days. Andy Fisher, a spokesperson for Saguaro National Park, told Patch that their team assisted sheriff's deputies Wednesday but are no longer involved in the investigation. The news release said authorities do not believe Trotter's death was suspicious but an investigation is ongoing while an autopsy is conducted.
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78 years old
Foul Play Suspected: Unknown / Undisclosed
Suspected Suicide: Unknown / Undisclosed
Cause of Death: Undetermined / Unreleased
Reported missing on February 9, 2021 - 504 days, 18 hours, 57 minutes ago
Found on February 24, 2021 - 489 days, 7 hours, 18 minutes ago
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Mar 31, 2021 at 19:52
This case file has been assigned the Missing Persons ID 1193
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