Update: Body of missing Grayson man believed to have been located

Yun Seoung Park, 54, of Grayson. Photo courtesy of Gwinnett County Police Department


Police believe a body found in the lake at Tribble Mill Park in Gwinnett County is that of Yun Seoung Park, the 54-year-old Grayson man who went missing on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018. Gwinnett County Police report that the missing man’s vehicle was located in the lake on Wednesday. It was recovered that day and a ground and air search was immediately begun. On Friday, Jan. 5,  the Hall County Sheriff’s Department Dive Team and Rangers from the Department of Natural Resources searched the lake at Tribble Mill Park and a body was found close to where the vehicle was found. Although it is believed  to be the body of Park, GCPD is waiting on confirmation from the Medical Examiner’s Office on official identification as well as cause of death. GCPD report that there were no obvious signs of trauma to the body.

The family has been notified.

Photo credit: Gwinnett County Police Department
Photo credit: Gwinnett County Police Department

(Grayson, Georgia)  The Gwinnett County Police Department Criminal Investigation Section is seeking the public’s help in locating a man who has been reported missing from Grayson, Ga.

According to a press release from GCPD, Yun Seoung Park, a 54-year-old Korean man left his residence at 2510 Middleton Way in Grayson at about 1:30 a.m. headed to an unknown store and has not been seen since. His family has checked his church, local hospitals and jails without locating him. He is described as being 5’8” tall, 145 lbs., balding with black hair, brown eyes, and wearing black frame eyeglasses.  He was last seen wearing a white turtleneck, khaki pants, and brown shoes.  He left driving a pewter 2004 Hyundai Sante Fe bearing GA tag “PAH 8024.”  He reportedly has a known medical condition and has not taken his medicine in two days.

If anyone has any information to share in this case, they are asked to contact GCPD detectives at 770-ssing513-5300.  To remain anonymous, tipsters should contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.crimestoppersatlanta.org.  Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.  Case Number:  18-000126


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