Remains found in Saline Co confirmed as man missing for 3 months

SALINE COUNTY (KATV) - Remains found in Saline County last week were identified Friday as those of a man missing from Garland County since early August.

Roy Smith's girlfriend last saw him riding four-wheelers with friends in the Lonsdale area July 27. That's about 17 miles east of Hot Springs and 40 miles southwest of Little Rock.

Smith's remains were found in Saline County last week. They were identified as the Hot Spring County man Friday.

Authorities are still investigating his death.