Report: Remains Found Near Spot Where Shannan Gilbert Disappearedon December 6, 2011 in Unsubs by Brian Combs
NBC New York is reporting that remains and clothing were found Tuesday in a marsh near the last place Shannan Gilbert was seen. The remains have not been identified.
Apparently, they were found in knee-deep water. No other details are available at this time.
Unlike previous searches, this search was not officially announced by police. Investigators do not believe Shannan Gilbert’s disappearance is connected to the ten bodies that were found near Gilgo Beach over the last year.
Update – 4:47pm Eastern: According to the Long Island Press, Suffolk County police have “denied reports that more human remains were found in Tuesday’s search. They did not deny reports that clothing and items possibly belonging to Shannan were found.
Searching is resume Wednesday morning.