Fayetteville teen missing for nearly a month safely recovered | 5NEWSONLINE

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Lexie Clardy, a Fayetteville teen that has been missing since Nov. 6, has been safely recovered, according to a social media post by the Fayetteville Police Department.

It was believed that the 14-year-old was hitchhiking in Oklahoma. Surveillance footage shared by local authorities showed Clardy in Albuquerque, New Mexico earlier this month.

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Body Believed to Be Missing Massachusetts Teen Found in Florida | NBC Boston

Authorities say a body believed to be missing 18-year-old Jalajhia Finklea of Massachusetts was found Wednesday in Florida.

The body was found around noon in a field off Interstate 95 in Fellsmere, Florida, the Bristol District Attorney’s Office announced.

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Missing community college student found in shallow grave near Barstow | Los Angeles Times

When Juan Carlos Hernández didn’t come home after clocking out of work in September, his mother mounted a furious public campaign to generate leads and push the police to find the 21-year-old community college student.

The search came to an end earlier this week, the Los Angeles Police Department disclosed Thursday. Hernández’s body was found in a shallow grave dug off Interstate 15, about 40 miles northeast of Barstow, the department said.

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Remains identified as Georgia woman missing for more than a year | WRBL

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) – Police say human remains found near a Savannah parkway have been identified as those of a woman missing for more than a year.

Savannah police said in a news release Thursday that a DNA analysis confirmed the remains are those of Melanie Steele.

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VA – Body found inside car in Ridgeway identified as missing woman | WSLS

HENRY COUNTY, Va. – Human remains that were found inside a car that a missing woman was last driving have now been identified, according to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office.

A silver Toyota Solara, which deputies say was connected to the investigation into the disappearance of Jeneen Valentine, was found on Nov. 8.

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Body found in South Jersey cranberry bog said to be missing 24-year-old man | Philly Voice

A body that was found Wednesday in a cranberry bog in Pemberton Township has been identified as 24-year-old Matthew Nyhammer, who had been reported missing last week by his family.

Workers in the Whitesbog section of Pemberton reported the discovery to police on Thursday, leading to a forensic investigation that remains ongoing.

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VA – Car connected to missing Henry Co. woman found with remains inside | WDBJ7

HENRY COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) – A vehicle sought in connection with a woman missing since July was found with human remains inside Sunday.

Just before 12:30 p.m., Martinsville-Henry County Emergency 911 got a call about a vehicle located over a steep embankment in the 2900 block of Chestnut Knob Road in Ridgeway.

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MO – Human remains found earlier this week identified as Bates County woman missing for nearly a year | fourstateshomepage

BATES COUNTY, Mo. (KSNF/KODE) — The remains of a woman missing for almost a year have been found.

The Bates County Sheriff’s Office says an article of clothing was found on November 3rd around 1:30 in the afternoon.

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IA – UPDATE: Remains found in submerged car of Hampton man reported missing in 2013 | KWWL

UPDATE (KWWL): The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that human remains have been found in Ethan Kazmerzak’s car that was discovered and removed from a pond on Tuesday.

The remains will be sent to the State Medical Examiner in Ankeny, Iowa for identification.

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OH – Update: Missing child in Kenton found deceased by K-9 team | Hometown Stations

Your News Now at 11: Sad news as the City of Kenton says that just before 5 p.m. Monday, the body of 4-year-old Quentin Elcessor was found in the Scioto River.

They say a K-9 team with the Department of Natural Resources found the child, who had died, in the waters of the Scioto River, two miles east of the area the child was last seen. The investigation continues, pending an autopsy.

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