Denver hiker’s body found in Jefferson County
GOLDEN – Rescue teams found the body of a 20-year-old hiker after a two-day search and authorities say it appears the man died from a fall.
The Jefferson County Sheriff’s office and the Alpine Rescue Team and numerous other agencies began looking for Denver resident Kevin Roberts after he went missing during a hike with friends Thursday. Authorities say the search teams found his body in heavy brush near Clear Creek in the Mount Zion area Saturday afternoon.
No criminal investigation is pending.