Authorities Looking for Man Missing in the South Hills
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KLIX)- Twin Falls County authorities spent the weekend searching for two men in the South Hills. According to the Twin Falls County Sheriff’s Office they are still searching for one man after locating the other. Authorities are trying to find out if Richard Skelton, 42, of Twin Falls, is ok and well.
The sheriff’s office says they received a call early Saturday that two men were overdue from a wood cutting trip. Deputies were able to find one man still at the camp. However, Skelton had left the camp in his pickup. Searchers were able to located Skelton’s pickup stuck in the snow.
After following tracks deputies believe Skelton may have been able to get a ride from someone near Diamond Field Jacks. So far deputies have not been able to contact Skelton by phone to see if he is ok. Skelton is described as being 5'5" tall and 220 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes. If you have seen Mr. Skelton please contact SIRCOMM at 735-1911.