BUCKWILD’s Shain Gandee was found dead in his car on Monday morning, in Sissonville, West Virginia. Kanawha County officials said that two other bodies were in the car. Shain was 21 years old.
Early on Monday morning, Shain Gandee, 21, and his uncle, David Gandee, 48, were reported missing. The have last been seen on Sunday at 3 a.m., leaving from Larry’s Bar in Sissonville, according to a Kanawha County Sheriff’s Department’s press release. The two men took their 1984 Ford Bronco for an off-road trip.
Before reporting them missing, the family members spent the whole Sunday looking for them.
On Monday, around 11:30 a.m., Kanawha officers have located the car and in it, three bodies. Kanawha Commission President Kent Carper confirmed that one of the three was Shain Gandee and another one was his uncle David. The third person has not been identified yet.
21-year-old Shain Gandee became famous after appearing on MTV’s reality show BUCKWILD, which depicts the lives of young West Virginians. A former trash collector, Gandee was living in Wolf Pen Drive.