Remains found near River Road identified

Source: Wilmington Police Department
Source: Wilmington Police Department

Posted by Debra Worley - email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The Wilmington Police Department has identified remains found in the woods near River Road in December.

According to the Chief Medical Examiner's office, the remains are those of 41-year-old Priscilla Ann Rogers of Wilmington.

Rogers was reported missing in late August 2009, but her family had not seen or heard from her since June 2009.

The Wilmington Police Department says, evidence suggests that Priscilla Rogers was murdered, although the cause of death has not been determined. The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Wilmington Police Department at 910-343-3600. Anonymous text messages may be submitted through Text-A-Tip. Enter Tip 708 and the message, and send to CRIMES (274637).

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