Police have identified the body that was recovered from South Mountain over the weekend as a 25-year-old man who had been missing since last Tuesday.
Investigators believe Nathan Ryan Atkinson committed suicide. His body was located and recovered from a particularly rugged area Saturday afternoon.
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The Phoenix Police Department posted a missing person flier about Atkinsons on Facebook on Thursday, two days after he was last seen.
His car was found abandoned at the Kiwanis Trail Head in South Mountain Park.
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