Skip to comments.Burbank police: Body of missing FBI agent believed to be found
Posted on 07/31/2012 10:41:29 AM PDT by ruralvoter
Authorities say theyve found the body of a missing FBI agent who was reported missing more than two months ago.
The body of FBI special agent Stephen Ivens, who was reported missing on May 11, was found Monday night in a wooded area in the 3600 block of Scott Road near St. Francis Xavier School, Burbank police Sgt. Darin Ryburn said.
The body was discovered by two hikers who noticed a foul smell, according to police.
Police were working with Los Angeles County coroners officials to determine the cause of death and officials identification.
A spokeswoman for the FBI said she could not immediately comment.
"Every indication is that hes been there from the first day, Ryburn said. Ivens gun was also recovered near his body, Ryburn added.
(Excerpt) Read more at burbankleader.com ...
Author of Article:
Jason Wells, Times Community News
Doesn’t seem holder was looking too hard.
This was the missing FBI agent - in counter terrorism
Body of missing FBI agent found in Burbank
Article from May
After three days, still no sign of missing FBI agent
A bizarre Foreign Ministry report circulating in the Kremlin today states that this Friday past (11 May) Russian Envoy Vladimir Vinokurov, the Consulate General of San Francisco, was approached near his hotel room during a visit to Los Angles by an agent of the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) identifying himself as Stephen Ivens who warned that he and a former FBI agent named Donald Sachtleben had uncovered evidence of an impending terror attack on US soil stating that those behind the attack were “all insane.”
And then this-
Missing FBI Agent Stephen Ivens and Accused Child Porn Ex-Agent Donald Sachtleben: A Connection?
Map of area where he was found
Found this about Donald Sachtleben
SACHTLEBEN QUOTED IN AN EARLIER STORY: VIDEO:
Donald retired from the FBI in 2008
and started his own company
Raptor Consulting LLC
Mr. Sachtleben has testified as an expert witness on improvised explosive devices in state, federal and international courts. In January, 2007, Mr. Sachtleben transferred to the FBI field office at Indianapolis where he served as the bomb technician coordinator for the FBI in the state of Indiana. In September, 2008, Mr. Sachtleben retired from the FBI and formed his own company, Raptor Consulting LLC. He now provides training and security consultation to government agencies and private sector businesses in the areas of counter terrorism and bombing
The candlelight vigil was in the same location as where the body was found just weeks earlier?
Candlelight vigil held in Burbank for missing FBI agent
Dozens of Burbank residents gathered at McCambridge Park this week to pray for the safe return of FBI special agent Stephen Ivens, who was reported missing two months ago.
The park is not far from the Ivens’ home in the 1700 block of Scott Road,
This is familiar ground for us, his wife, Thea Ivens, said before Wednesdays prayer vigil began. This is one of the places he jogged around. He usually brings [our son] Kyle here to play. This is a meaningful place for us.
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