5th Gilgo Beach Body Not Shannan Gilberton April 1, 2011 in Unsubs, Victimology by Brian Combs
Suffolk County Police confirmed that the body found this week on Gilgo Beach was not that of Shannan Gilbert, who has been missing since last May. They did not reveal how they knew this, but family members of Gilbert suspect is was the jaw on the body found. Gilbert had previously injured hers in a way that would have been easy to detect.
Police are working under the assumption that the body found this week is related to the four found last December.