UPDATE: Missing Rio Grande County man found deceased

Published: Apr. 20, 2017 at 9:44 PM MDT
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The Rio Grande man reported missing has sadly been found deceased. The Colorado Bureau of Investigation released the updated information Friday afternoon after he was first reported missing April 20.


A missing senior citizen alert has been issued for a man out of Rio Grande County.

Authorities are hoping for the public's help in locating 76-year-old Dale Wiescamp. Wiescamp stands at 5 feet and 11 inches, has green eyes, is balding and weighs about 210 pounds. Wiescamp was last seen wearing blue jeans and cowboy boots in the area of 630 Grade Avenue in Del Norte. Del Norte is northwest of Alamosa.

Wiescamp may be in his vehicle, a 2002 White Honda CRV with Colorado license plate number 764DCP. Wiescamp was last seen on April 17.

If you have seen Wiescamp or know where he might be, contact 719-657-4000.