Authorities have spent the last 24 hours trying to find Keenan R. Fernandez, 23, of Lincoln City. Fernandez was entered as a missing person by the Lincoln City Police Department on June 2nd. Fernandez’s vehicle was located in the day use area of the Devils Lake State Recreation Area on the same day.
On June 3rd additional personal items belonging to Fernandez were located approximately a mile and a half away from the recreation area on Forest Service Road #1726. Search and Rescue efforts were focused in the area and at approximately 6:35 p.m. Fernandez’ body was spotted from a drone on a logging landing approximately 1/4 mile from his personal items. Once responders reached the landing Fernandez was confirmed deceased. After surveying available evidence it was determined there had been no foul play involved in his demise.