Police Release Identity Of Body In Suitcases
The body is that of 39 year old William T. McGuire, according to Virginia Beach police officials. McGuire was identified after an anonymous caller recognized an artist’s sketch of the man and called police.
May 21, police released the drawing, based on digital photographs of the man’s remains. A forensic examination confirmed McGuire’s identity, Virginia Beach police said.
Woodbridge is about a half hour from New York City near the Jersey shore. Th air jordans e town, with a population of about 100,000, is about 335 miles from where the suitcases were found.
Police haven’t been able to determine where the three pieces of luggage came from or how they entered the bay. A spokesman for the Virginia Beach police wouldn’t comment on the investigation Wednesday except to say the department is working with various New Jersey officials.
The first suitcase air jordans was found May air jordans 5 when a fisherman noticed a small piece of luggage floating near the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel.
The man fished the bag from the water, looked inside and found human remains. He called police and the remains were taken to the Norfolk medical examiner’s office.
Six days later, a graduate student conducting research on Fisherman’s Island on the southern tip of the Eastern Shore found a suitcase with body parts wrapped in plasti air jordans c that included a human head.
May 17, a boater found a third suitcase bobbing up and down in the waves near the second island of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel. The boater hauled the case, a black wheeled overnight style bag, aboard and called police.
The medical examiner opened the third bag and found remains matching the other body parts and completing the dead man’s body.
Virginia Beach police asked the public for help a few days later when tests and searches of missing persons reports turned up little useful information. They released a detailed physical description and the artist’s rendering of the man’s face.