TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Missing hunter's body found in Kittanning Township

Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, 1:21 a.m.
 

A missing hunter was found dead during a search in Kittanning Township on Saturday.

State police said they were notified that Richard Herbert, 66, of Ellwood City, was missing around 7:40 p.m. after he went to retrieve a tree stand earlier in the day.

Kittanning Township, Elderton and Kittanning Hose Co. 6 fire departments aided in the search and Herbert's body was discovered near his vehicle in the woods behind the McGregor's Trailer Park about two hours later. Police said the death was not a hunting accident and did not appear to be suspicious.

An autopsy was to be performed Sunday.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Armstrong

  1. ‘Caring hands’ reach out to Manor woman with crippling disease
  2. Bethel man kills himself in front of state police
  3. More charges for Kittanning man accused of leading cops on chase
  4. Board looking for ways to get West Shamokin activity bus running again
  5. Armstrong tax records moving online
  6. Woman accused of hitting trooper in East Franklin cemetery
  7. Charitable softball tourney for fallen friend this weekend in Schenley
  8. Kittanning man charged with selling heroin in Ford City
  9. Ford City’s Light Up Night may get go-ahead from council Monday
  10. Armstrong commissioners take stand against proposed power plant regulations
  11. Trail ride benefits Pine-Templeton Volunteer Fire Department
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.