WEBER COUNTY, Utah, Aug. 13, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — Weber County officials have identified a man found dead on the mountainside near the Douglas Street Trailhead Friday morning.
The deceased is Anthony Dietz, 53, of Ogden, said a news release from Weber County Sheriff’s Lt. Cortney Ryan.
“The nature and cause of death are still pending,” the news release said.
The information was received at 9:51 a.m., and deputies and Search and Rescue hiked up the mountainside and located the body several hundred yards up the trail in a rocky area, a previous news release from Weber County Sheriff’s Office said.
The Office of the Medical Examiner and Weber County detectives went to the scene to investigate; officials do not suspect foul play.
Gephardt Daily will update this developing story as more information becomes available.