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Missing Calaveras County Man Shannon Scott's Vehicle Found With Human Remains

Missing Calaveras County Man Shannon Scott's Vehicle Found With Human Remains 

A missing Calaveras County man’s vehicle and human remains have been found!  According to the Calaveras county Sheriff’s Office, Monday afternoon at about 3:30 the Sheriff’s Office was notified of a vehicle matching Shannon David Scott’s was located in Amador County outside of Plymouth. The vehicle was found off the highway in heavy vegetation, down a steep embankment. The vehicle was located by a citizen tending to their property. The California Highway Patrol and Amador County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to investigate.  Upon arrival they found human remains inside the vehicle.  On August 29, Scott reportedly left for a medical appointment at the Sacramento Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center from his home in Wilseyville, but did not show up for the appointment.  His family reported him missing on August 31st.   An investigation was initiated which included the issuance of a Silver Alert, a search of Scott’s residence, an aerial search of his path of travel, and investigation into the latest activity and location of his cell phone.  Results from the cell phone records indicated that the last activity on the phone had occurred in the Sloughhouse area on August 30th.  Since the time of his disappearance, Calaveras County Investigators been following following numerous tips and leads in the case.  The Amador CHP and Amador Sheriff’s Office are currently investigating to discovery of the vehicle and remains.

Written by KVGC Staff

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