Searchers find body of missing runner in Ridgefield

Volunteer searchers found the body of a Ridgefield man today who disappeared after going for a run yesterday morning. Police say the body of 44-year-old David Riek was found in a wooded area not far from

News 12 Staff

Sep 10, 2012, 12:52 AM

Updated 4,238 days ago

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Searchers find body of missing runner in Ridgefield
Volunteer searchers found the body of a Ridgefield man today who disappeared after going for a run yesterday morning. Police say the body of 44-year-old David Riek was found in a wooded area not far from his home. Riek's 30-hour disappearance had sparked a massive search-and-rescue effort in the town. Investigators say that Riek's death does not appear to be suspicious at this time. A medical examiner has yet to determine the cause of death.A family spokesperson says Riek leaves behind a wife and three children.


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