Authorities in Park County have confirmed that the body of missing Livingston man Brad Spalding has been found. After getting a tip from a hiker, search dogs recovered Spalding's body about a mile from a trailhead in rugged terrain.  An investigation was conducted and it was determined Spaldings death was self-inflicted.

The sheriff's office released this statement today:

"We appreciate all the assistance from the general public, search volunteers and support agencies during this intensive search effort. We are keeping the Spalding family in our thoughts and prayers."

Spalding was last seen June 12th by his mother.

Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.