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Two Truckee Men Who Had Been Reported Missing, Found Dead
Estiboi Nunez, 49, who has been missing for 17 days has been located. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office helicopter spotted Nunez’s vehicle on Sunday, August 10, at 11:35 a.m., in the Boca/Verdi Peak area of Nevada County. On Monday, his body was found 100 yards from his vehicle. The cause of death is currently under investigation by the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office.
Detectives received information on July 25 from family members that Nunez had not returned home and was reported missing.
A second man from Truckee, who was reported missing since August 2, was found dead on Friday, August 8th.
According to the Truckee Police Department, 32-year-old Nathen Johnson was found deceased in the water at Stampede Reservoir near his private boat. No foul play is suspected, and the cause of death is under investigation, pending autopsy reports.
The two incidents are not related but coincidentally Boca and Stampede were found within miles of each other.