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Date Released: 6/26/2006
Subject: Human Remains Identified
Contact: Brenda Godsey, PIO
Case No#: 200600063
Released By: Brenda Godsey

Location: Weitchpec

The human remains found in Weitchpec on May 17, 2006 have been identified. They are those of Jason Dee McElroy, 26 of Idaho. The cause of death is not being released at this time. Mr. McElroy had been reported missing from the Hoopa area on December 26, 2005.

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Detectives are investigating this case as a homicide.