Sad ending to lengthy search for missing Berkeley trail runner



Investigators have not ruled out the possibility of foul play in the case of the missing Berkeley trail runner. A volunteer on Tuesday found a body authorities believe to be that of Philip Kreycik. The body was found in a remote area near a trail in Pleasanton Ridge. An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow.

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15 comments

  1. His community searchers never gave up on finding him after 3 weeks of exhausted search, they actually went all out to bring him home at least . Very helpful to his family indeed. 🤔🤔

  2. I thought he'd run off with another woman…which at the time of that thinking, would be a better option…At least he'd still be alive, maybe change his mind and reconcile with his wife…This outcome is not only is weird in it's entirety, it's totally avoidable but at the same time, pretty damn permanent.

  3. The gentleman who said “this just doesn’t happen” was wrong. It doesn’t happen often, so people just don’t think about the possibility of something ending in death. But when people push the limits in any activity, a few people will go too far.

  4. Runners, hikers, please wear a gps locator. I always thought he was still out there – searches are faulty if you don't do a literal grid, one foot by one foot search. Very easy to miss someone if you rely on drones, dogs, and people looking from a distance. We had someone murdered and buried in a medium size public park that is 90% flat grass playing fields. They had dogs, drones and search parties and still missed a shallow grave just a couple feet off the side walk path.

  5. On a positive note, considering his Berkeley affiliation, he’ll still be voting for years to come. I bet he votes against recalling that douche Newsom.

    Too soon?

  6. ϛᴉ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​H says:

    I remember when this first started damn

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