Missing Monitor Man’s Body Found in Columbia River


Update as of Monday 2017.01.30

The search for a missing Monitor man ended Sunday when his body was found in the Columbia River. 32 year old Rudy Martinez-Hernandez disappeared on November 4th. His Mother, Linda Martinez, said he was last seen walking from his home to a store. She along with other family members and supporters appeared before the Wenatchee City Council last Thursday night to solicit help in their search. The Chelan County Sheriff’s Department reports in a news release that Hernandez body was discovered by boaters near the Burlington Northern ┬áSanta Fe’s Appleyard Switching station. An autopsy confirmed the death was suicide by drowning.

Original Story from 2017.01.27

Linda Martinez of Monitor appeared before the Wenatchee City Council last night, begging for help in locating her 31-year-old son who has been missing since Nov. 4, 2016. She spoke with NCWLIFE’s Steve Hair after the meeting…