UPDATE: Missing Kanab man found dead

Devun Hansen, reported missing out of Kanab, Utah, Aug. 1, 2018 | Photos courtesy of the Kane County Sheriff's Office, St. George News

Update: Police reported that Devun Hansen was found Monday and was deceased at the time that he was located.

“We thank the many volunteers who have spent hundreds of hours looking for Devun over the last few days,” the Kane County Sheriff’s Office wrote in a statement. “Our thoughts are now with his family and we ask you to afford them some privacy as they mourn his loss. We appreciate the many people who have commented on how liked Devun was.”

The previous story continues below: 

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Police are searching for a man reported missing out of Kanab and are asking for the public’s help in finding him, the St. George News reported.

Devun Hansen, who is described as being in his early 20s, was last seen around 1 a.m. Wednesday, Kanab City Police officer Richard Raddatz said Friday.

Friends of Hansen told police everything appeared to be fine leading up to the man’s disappearance. Prior to going missing, he and others were playing video games and watching YouTube videos, Raddatz said. After that, Hansen vanished.

“It’s almost as if he walked out of his apartment and left everything behind,” Raddatz said.

Click here to read the full story from the St. George News.