Police Identify Body Found Near Smithsburg

He is a man who was reported missing in February

Smithsburg, Md. (DG) – The body of a man found in a wooded area east of Smithsburg over the weekend has been identified as 71-year-old Stephen Geer.

Maryland State Police report Geer last was seen on February11, 2020.

Geer’s body was found Sunday at around 3:30 PM off of Pleasant Valley Road near power lines.

The body has been sent to the state medical examiner’s office for autopsy. Police are continuing to investigate.