Body Of Missing Man Found In Little Cow Creek

A missing Bella Vista man has been found dead. 59-year-old Alex Hays Senior, a timber faller who was last known to be seen on March 10th at his home off Old Alturas Road, was found Friday afternoon in Little Cow Creek near Seaman Gulch. His Ford F-350 pickup was found the prior Saturday submerged a little up stream from there at the bottom of a ravine 300 feet below Highway 299. The Sheriff’s Office Dive Team recovered the body from the swift water. Mr. Hays’ family has been notified.