Missing Man Found Dead In Jerauld County

Missing Man Found Dead In Jerauld County

The Hand County Sheriff’s Office says that the body of LeRoy Nye was found near a pond west of Cottonwood Lake in Northwestern Jerald
County.  Nye, who was in his early 80s and suffered from dementia, left his son’s home in St. Lawrence early Sunday morning in a family vehicle.  The vehicle Nye was driving got stuck in the mud and Nye attempted to free the
vehicle but could not.  The vehicle was spotted during a flight search Wednesday night.

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