BLACKFOOT -- Eastern Idaho law enforcement authorities who reported finding the body of an Idaho State University student on Friday have provided additional information indicating the death was a suicide.

The Bingham County Sheriff's Office tells the Idaho State Journal that the body of 29-year-old Daniel Machado was found on a mountaintop northeast of Blackfoot by three brothers riding motorcycles.

Bingham County Sheriff Craig Rowland says a gun was found next to the body. There was no note.

Machado had been missing since August.

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