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FBI and Bureau of Indian Affairs Investigating Mescalero Man’s Death

FBI Albuquerque October 12, 2012
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

Dale Johnson went missing for more than a week before his body was found in a mountainous area near Mescalero, New Mexico, on July 8, 2011.

The FBI and Bureau of Indian Affairs still are investigating the 58-year-old Mescalero man’s death and are asking the public for help.

Johnson’s body was found in a remote area directly north of the Feast or Ceremonial Grounds on the Mescalero Apache Reservation.

No information about the condition of the body is being released at this time.

Johnson’s relatives reported him missing on June 29, 2011.

Anyone with information about what Johnson was doing or who he was with before his body was found is asked to call the Albuquerque FBI at 505-889-1300 (24 hours) or send a tip online at https://tips.fbi.gov.