The Team was dispatched shortly after 2pm to the Linn Run area of Westmoreland County to assist local and state police with a search detail for a 19 year old male. Who had been missing for the past 18-20 hours. The man, who identity was not released, was found by search parties in the woods near the Grove Run springs, said Doug Finger, park manager. The area is a popular spot along Linn Run Road for filling jugs with spring water.
Finger said the man had been reported missing Monday after he had not returned home from work late Sunday night. His car was found near the fountain in the state park, located near the border of Westmoreland and Somerset counties. The Team assisted detectives and the Westmoreland Co Coroner with removing the body and supplying scene light and securing the scene. Additional units on scene were Police from Ligonier Borough, Ligonier Township, Laurel Hill State Park, the Bureau of Forestry, Rolling Rock and Murrysville Medic One, Chestnut Ridge fire department and other crews from Somerset and Westmoreland counties. The Team cleared the scene around 7:05pm