Former White House chef found dead

Posted at 11:28 AM, Jun 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-22 12:35:27-04

The White House executive chef during the Bill Clinton and George W. Bush administrations, was found dead Sunday after hiking in New Mexico.

CNN reports that Walter Scheib, 61, went missing after going on a hike in the mountains of Taos Ski Valley on June 13. He had recently moved to New Mexico from Florida.

His body was discovered off of the trail, according to Newsday

Gavin Stern is a national digital producer for the Scripps National Desk.