Police locate body of missing hiker in Danbury woods

DANBURY, Conn. (WTNH)– Danbury police have located the body of a hiker who was reported as missing in Farrington Woods on Tuesday.

Danbury police say they, along with fire crews, searched on the Connecticut side of Farrington Woods for a male hiker. The man was reportedly missing since around 9 p.m. Monday night.

Police say the hiker’s car was found in the park’s parking lot. Police located a mountain bike by the body.

The identity of the hiker has not been released.

News 8 is working to gather more information. Check back for more updates.

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