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Missing Tooele man found dead

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Missing 36-year-old Sidney "Scott" Minor. (Photo: Tooele Police Department)

A man who was last seen on December 7, 2019, in Tooele has been found dead, according to the Tooele City Police Department and the man's family.

On Friday, December 27, police put out a missing person alert for 36-year-old Sidney Minor.

On Tuesday, December 31, police officers responded to a report of a body in Minor's travel trailer where he was living.

On Facebook, police said:

While only the Medical Examiner can positively identify a body, the family and the Tooele City Police Department believe the male to be Mr. Minor.

Tooele police decided to suspend their search for Minor, pending official results from the medical examiner.

Police did not elaborate on how or why Minor died, but they did wish his family and friends well:

The Tooele City Police Department expresses our condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Minor.