Man charged with child sex abuse found dead
Updated: 1/18 7:53 pm | Published: 1/18 7:51 pm
VERNAL, Utah (ABC 4 News) – A man who was arrested and charged with child sex crimes has been found dead.
David Papadokus went missing on Sunday, and was reported as suicidal.
On Thursday, two people found his vehicle about 2 miles North of State Route 121 between Vernal and Lapoint. It was determined that Papadokus was deceased.
He was taken to the Medical Examiners Officer for autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death.
Papadokus was arrested in October and charged with sexual abuse of a child.
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