Remains found near Upper Calapooia Drive positively identified as local man's
August 12, 2020
Human remains found in April near Upper Calapooia Drive have been positively identified as those of former Sweet Home resident Mark Hardin.
Linn County Sheriff's detectives and the Oregon State Medical Examiner's Office have worked to identify the remains and received DNA confirmation this week, the Sheriff's Office announced Monday, Aug. 10.
Hardin was reported missing to the Linn County Sheriff's Office in 2011. An extensive search and investigation were conducted following the missing person report. This included a large search operation in the remote areas of Upper Calapooia and conti...