Matthew Bartlett, a 17-year-old North Orem, Utah teen who had been reported missing at Timpanogos park was found dead as per a statement from the Bartlett family. The circumstance surrounding his disappearance and death are still scanty.
Matthew Bartlett is the son of Mark Bartlett, the Vice President, Global R&D at Nu Skin Enterprises and a former Scientist at National Cancer Institute. Mike studied for a Master’s Degree in Biochemistry at The Australian National University and a PhD at John Curtin School of Medical Research.
Matthew Bartlett Missing North Orem Utah Teen Found Dead
One of the family members, Ted Johnson wrote in a post on Facebook on December 1 requesting help in locating the missing teen. His post revealed that he was attending Orem High School and was last seen around 8 pm on November 30 at the Timpanogos park.
The post by Ted reads, ” My Utah friends. This is my nephew Matthew Bartlett. He went missing last night around 8pm and hasn’t been heard from since. He is attending Orem High School. Please pass this around in hopes someone has seen him. Please SHARE this!#utah #orem #oremtigers”
Ted shared an update on Facebook confirming that Matthew was found dead and asking for prayers and support for Mathew’s family. The update reads, “Thank you all so much for sharing my post about my missing nephew Matthew earlier today. My heart was touched by all the texts, messages, prayers, and support. I’m so grateful for you all. Unfortunately, my nephew has passed. He will be missed beyond measure. My prayers go out to his mother, father, and all his brothers and sisters. Especially his twin sister. Thank you again for all your help. ❤️”
Jennifer Fisher Gale also shared that Mathew was missing followed by several updates in the post. It reads,
“**** UPDATE: The search for Matthew has ended. Thank you all for your love and concern. Please keep his family in your prayers. ***
***UPDATE: Search party today at 3pm at Timpanogos park. Specifically looking for mountain bikers to ride. Bring a light and come dressed for weather.****
Please help us Find Matthew!
Missing: Matthew Bartlett
Last seen: Tuesday, November 30, 8pm at home in North Orem
Please DM me if you have any information!”