Man missing from Elmer City found dead, Colville Tribal Police say

Leonard Simpson Jr was found dead by Colville Tribal Police
Credit: Colville Tribal Police

ELMER CITY, Wash. — A 41-year-old man missing from Elmer City was found dead on Tuesday, the Colville Tribal Police said.

Police said search and rescue volunteers found the body of Leonard Simpson Jr. Tuesday afternoon.

According to a public notice, Simpson was last seen on December 24 walking on Peter Dan Road north of Elmer City.

The search party consisted of Colville Tribal Natural Resource Officers, Okanogan County Sheriff Search and Rescue Crews, local ranchers and community members.

Colville Tribal Natural Resource Officers, Okanogan County Sheriff Search and Rescue, local ranchers and community…

Posted by Colville Tribal Broadcasts, News and Information on Tuesday, December 31, 2019