Pettis Co. Remains are from a Single Victim

| May 7, 2014 | 6:19 pm
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Autopsy results were released Wednesday in the investigation of human remains found last weekend at the Goodwill Chapel Trailer Park.

The Pettis County Sheriff’s Office and Boone County Medical Examiner’s Office confirm the remains to be that of an individual described as a white female.

On Sunday, Deputies were called to Lot 19 in the trailer park after workers discovered human remains outside the residence. While investigating the case later that afternoon, a deputy canvassing the area located additional remains in a wooded area a short distance from the residence.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact the Pettis County Crime Stoppers TIPS Hotline 660-827-TIPS, or the Pettis County Sheriff’s Office at 660-827-0052.

Press Release from Pettis County Sheriff’s Department:

Pettis County Sheriff’s Detectives today continued the investigation into human remains found in two locations at the Goodwill Chapel Trailer Park south of Sedalia, conducting follow-up interviews and processing evidence.

 An autopsy was conducted on the remains earlier today by the Boone County Medical Examiners Office, and a forensic anthropologist was called in to complete further analysis.

 Sheriff Kevin Bond reports that initial findings from the autopsy have confirmed the remains to be from a single body, and that the victim is a white female.

Deputies were called to Lot 19 in the trailer park Sunday afternoon after workers discovered human remains outside the residence. While investigating the case later in the afternoon, a deputy canvassing the area located additional remains in a wooded area a short distance from the residence. As indicated above, both remains are from a single victim.

Persons with information regarding this case are urged to call the Pettis County Crime Stoppers TIPS Hotline at 660-827-TIPS, or the Pettis County Sheriff’s Office at 660-827-0052.

Sheriff Kevin C. Bond

Pettis County, Missouri

sheriff@pettiscomo.com

 

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