Remains of Missing Sterling Man Located on Valley View Road

The remains of 22-year-old Garyn Troost were located by searchers on Wednesday.

The remains of 22-year-old Garyn Troost were located by searchers on Wednesday.

A 22-year-old Sterling man who has been missing for three days was found deceased in the Valley View Road in Sterling it was reported by troopers on Wednesday.

Garyn Troost of Sterling was reported missing during the early morning hours of Monday. His family, who made the report, said that he often went for evening walks and on this occasion, did not return. The family stated to troopers that prior to reporting him missing, they did a search of the area and found no sign of Troost.

Troopers were contacted at 12:40 early Monday morning and they responded and conducted a search of the area with no results.

It was on Wednesday evening at 7:30 pm, that Troost’s remains were located by searchers at the power line trail on Valley View Road.

Although troopers have connected no criminal activity to Troost’s death, his remains have been sent to the State Medical Examiner’s office in Anchorage for autopsy.