Earthly body located; Randy Markin 55 - Arcata, California
Markin, 55, vanished from his Alliance Road apartment on Oct. 24. Yesterday, the latest Arcata Police Department search of surrounding areas yielded discovery of his body in nearby Janes Creek.
An autopsy is scheduled for Friday. Deputy Coroner Charlie Van Buskirk said there was no initial indication of the cause of death, only that the body's condition was "consistent with the time he was reported missing."