The stays of a male believed to be Ty Sauer have been discovered within the park about 2.5 miles from the boundary in Rappahannock County, the Nationwide Park Service stated in an announcement.
The physique is being transported to the health worker in Manassas for optimistic identification and to find out a reason for loss of life, officers stated.
Sauer was final seen on April 22 on Mile 35 of Skyline Drive within the park’s central part, about 2 miles from the place the stays have been later discovered, in response to the assertion. He was final seen carrying a blue hoodie, blue Christmas pajama bottoms and white sneakers.
Through the days-long search, dozens of volunteers, a number of companies and several other canine groups scoured the realm on foot whereas a U.S. Nationwide Parks Service helicopter searched from the air, the company stated. A number of trails have been closed as a result of effort and have since reopened.
A park spokesman confirmed to NJ.com that Sauer was from Union Seaside, New Jersey, in Monmouth County.
Shenandoah Nationwide Park is positioned 75 miles from Washington, D.C., and has over 200,000 acres of protected lands.