A 51-year-old Elk Grove man who went missing last week was found dead and the circumstances surrounding the death were under investigation, police said.
Jeffrey Ried, 51, went missing from his home in Elk Grove sometime between 10 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Thursday, according to a press release issued by EGPD Officer Christopher Trim.
Police say he left behind his wallet, personal items, and a handwritten note and video "regarding his suicidal intentions," the release stated.
He had a pistol with him, authorities said.
Foul play was not suspected, according to Trim.
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