IL – Missing Spring Valley teen found dead in rural Putnam County | Journal Star

GRANVILLE — The recent search for a missing teenage girl from Spring Valley has ended with the discovery of her body in a ditch along a rural Putnam County road.

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TN – Remains found in wooded area identified as missing woman Keila Freeman; husband charged with murder | NBC NEWS

The husband of a missing Tennessee mother is now facing murder charges after his wife’s remains were identified Wednesday.

Twenty-nine-year-old Keila Freeman was last seen on September 6, 2016 at her home in the Hickory Hill neighborhood of Memphis. According to a police affidavit obtained by NBC affiliate WMC, shortly after her disappearance, Keila’s husband Randall Freeman told investigators he last saw his wife when she arrived home around 3:30 that morning.

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Body of missing Fort Collins woman found at Lory State Park | Reporter-Herald News

The body of a Fort Collins woman missing for more than a month has been found at Lory State Park west of Fort Collins, police announced Thursday.

The Larimer County Coroner’s Office has ruled Kimberlee Graves’ death a homicide, according to a press release from Fort Collins police.

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Body found near Prince George’s highway identified as man missing from D.C. | The Washington Post

The remains of a body discovered in October along a highway in Prince George’s County has been identified as a 22-year-old man who was reported missing from Southeast Washington in April, D.C. police said Thursday.

Police said the man — Marty William McMillan Jr. — had been shot multiple times. The medical examiner in Maryland ruled his death a homicide, and police said they believe he was killed in the District.

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Parents speak out after missing UPenn student found dead from suspected homicide | abcNEWS

A University of Pennsylvania student who mysteriously disappeared in California last week has now been found dead — and his death is being investigated as a homicide, authorities said today.

The body of 19-year-old Blaze Bernstein was found around 2 p.m. Tuesday in the brush surrounding Borrego Park in Foothill Ranch — the park where he disappeared a week earlier, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department said today. The rainfall in the area helped officials find the body, the sheriff’s office said.

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Fresno P.D. says body of missing woman found, homicide investigation underway | KMPH

Chief Dyer held a Press Conference today notify the public that the missing Fresno woman, Breanna Bradford body has been found.

This case is being treated as a homicide.

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Missing Pregnant Teacher Found Dead; Suspect Arrested: Police – NBC4 Washington

A missing pregnant teacher from Olney, Maryland, has been found dead and a suspect has been arrested in her death, police say.

Laura Wallen was last seen at her condo in Olney on the morning of Monday, Sept. 4.

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FL – Missing Woman Savannah Gold’s Body Found, Police Report, As Co-Worker Confesses To Killing Her | Newsweek

The hunt for the killer of a Florida woman missing since Wednesday ended when police announced early Sunday morning that a co-worker had confessed to killing her.

Savannah Gold, a 21-year-old who worked at a branch of the Bonefish Grill chain in Jacksonville, Florida, went missing mid afternoon on Wednesday.

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Police confirm body found near Roundup is missing Billings man – KTVQ.com

BILLINGS – Billings police on Friday confirmed the body found in a shallow grave near Roundup is a Billings man reported missing in late June.

Capt. Jeremy House said in a press release that the body of 33-year-old Rory Wanner was identified after an autopsy was completed and physical characteristics, including tattoos, were matched to the victim.

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Body found decomposed in Florida nature preserve ID’d as missing girl, 13 – CBS News

RIVERVIEW, Fla. — A body found in a Florida nature preserve this week has been identified as that of a 13-year-old girl who had been reported missing.

Janessa Shannon’s decomposed body was found by a hiker on Wednesday at the Triple Creek Nature Preserve in Riverview. Her identity was confirmed by the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner’s Office, with the assistance of the Sheriff’s Office.

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