Police find body of missing North Manchester 18-year-old

Published: Nov. 25, 2021 at 7:43 AM EST
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - The body of a missing 18-year-old out of North Manchester was found Wednesday according to the Wabash County Sheriff.

Previous: Silver Alert declared: Police looking for 18-year-old Wyatt Engle

Wyatt Engle was reported missing on November 16th after the teen did not report to school the previous day. A Silver Alert was issued for Engle.

On November 24th at approximately 4:52 p.m. a citizen who was jogging contacted Wabash County Central Dispatch on County Road 400 E to report an overturned vehicle, partially submerged in a creek.

First respondents rushed to the scene where they confirmed Wyatt Engle, the lone occupant, was found deceased.

An investigation into the matter is ongoing.

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