Body of Rudy Ray Rockett Sr. found in Cattaraugus County

Posted at 1:51 PM, May 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-20 14:45:08-04

A body was found in East Otto overnight according to Niagara County Sheriff Jim Voutour, 7 Eyewitness News' Hannah Buehler has since confirmed with the family the body found was that of Rudy Ray Rockett Sr.

Rockett Sr. was last seen in the Ransomville area of Niagara County on April 29th.

The body was found by Cattaraugus and Erie County Sheriffs K9's.

The Niagara County Sheriffs responded to process the crime scene.

No further information is available at this time.

This is a developing story, stay tuned to 7 Eyewitness news for any updates as they become available.

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