Everett police officers found the body of 84-year-old Joseph Douret inside a green 1999 Chevrolet Malibu just after 1pm, said Issaquah Police Department Cpl. Bill Jarrell.
Jarrell says Douret appears to have died of natural causes and the incident is being investigated by the Everett Police Department.
Douret was reported missing from his home on the evening of Dec. 21. Douret's wife said Douret left their home to buy dinner from a local store.