Search area for missing man expands

Authorities continue searching the George Lake wilderness area for a Livingston man who has been missing since last week.

Brad Spalding, 27, was first reported missing to the Livingston Police Department Friday evening.

His car was found at the George Lake trailhead late Monday morning.

The Park County Sheriff’s Department, with the help of several local agencies, continues an extensive wilderness search Wednesday, expanding their coverage into the Pine Creek Lake and Jewel Lake areas, as well as the Pine Creek and South Fork drainages.

Anyone who might have seen Spalding in the Pine Creek or George Lake area recently is asked to call Detective Brian Green at 222-4184 or Park County Dispatch at 222-2050.