LOS ANGELES - A hiker who went missing two weeks ago was found dead in Griffith Park with his dog by his side, authorities said.Oscar Alejandro Hernandez, 29, was reported missing on March 16.
His body was found Thursday night in a remote area of the sprawling urban park. His dog, King, was alive but emaciated.Get your top stories delivered daily! Sign up for FOX 11’s Fast 5 newsletter.
And, get breaking news alerts in the FOX 11 News app. Download for iOS or Android.He apparently hadn’t left Hernandez’s side for two weeks.
The family was there when the body was found, said Sgt. Ruben Arellano, a watch commander at the station in charge of Griffith Park.Hernandez was last seen near the park merry-go-round’s hiking trails, according to a missing person flier posted by his family.There was no immediate word on the cause of his death.