UPDATE: 10:30 p.m.

NEWMAN LAKE, Wash. -- The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office said Michael Long, 28, was found dead Tuesday evening several miles from a residence on Morris Road where he was last seen.

SCSO said it appeared that Long succumbed to the weather, but the Spokane County Medical Examiner’s Office would release the official case and manner of death when appropriate to do so.


The Spokane County Sheriff's Office said it is trying to find a missing man.

Michael Long, 28, was last seen near the 22000 block of East Morris Road in Newman Lake.

He is not familiar with the area. His family said he walked away from a residence, leaving his cell phone, wallet and other items.

It is not known whether he is dressed for the cold conditions around the Inland Northwest. If you see him, you are asked to call Crime Check at 509-456-2233 or 911.