SILVER CITY, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Police have launched an air and ground search in the Gila National Forest for a 58-year-old Boulder man who never returned from a run Tuesday.
Police spokesman Robert McDonald said about 18 people on foot and horseback along with three aircraft were involved in the search Thursday for Micah True.READ MORE: Funeral To Be Held Monday For Joshua Haileyesus, 12-Year-Old Who Died As A Result Of The 'Blackout Challenge'
McDonald said the operator of the hotel where True was staying discovered him missing after going to check on his dog.READ MORE: Colorado Weather: Rain Expected With Snow Soon To Follow
“That’s the only reason they knew he was missing — he left his dog behind,” McDonald said. “He usually takes his dog but his dog was sore” from a rigorous run the day before.
McDonald said searchers were concerned because it still gets quite cold at night in the mountains and True was last seen in shorts and a T-shirt.MORE NEWS: 'You Look Good Today. Want Snacks?': Artificial Intelligence Learns To Flirt Thanks To Colorado Scientist Janelle Shane
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