Author Who Hinted At Loot Looks For Missing Treasure Hunter

January 22, 2016

An author whose book hints at a cache of gold, jewelry and artifacts worth nearly $2 million in New Mexico is searching for a Colorado man who went missing while looking for the loot.

News station KOB-TV reports that author Forrest Fenn chartered a helicopter Thursday after New Mexico State Police called off the hunt for 54-year-old Randy Bilyeu outside Santa Fe. Fenn called the situation "terrible."