Jackson Standefer, 14 missing hiker (Source: WDEF)
(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -
The body believed to be that of a 14-year-old boy who was lost in the Grand Canyon National Park with his step-grandmother was discovered Friday, park rangers said.
Jackson Standefer's body was possibly recovered Friday after park rangers responded to a report about a body found during a commercial river trip, according to a news release from the Grand Canyon National Park.
Standefer, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, and his step-grandmother Lou-Ann Merrell, have been missing since April 15 when they lost their footing during a family trip to the Grand Canyon while crossing Tapeats Creek.