Sheriff: 59-year-old hunter missing in Nemadji State Forest

David Peltier, 59, is missing after hunting in Nemadji State Forest over the weekend. 

Authorities in northeastern Minnesota are asking for the public's help in locating a hunter who went missing during the deer opener weekend. 

At 11:24 a.m. on Sunday, the Pine County Sheriff's Office received a report of a missing hunter in the Nemadji State Forest. A preliminary search for the hunter is underway. 

The missing hunter has been identified as 59-year-old David Peltier. 

Anyone who has seen or heard from Peltier is asked to call the Pine County Sheriff's office at 320-629-8380 or call 911.