Skeletal Remains Identified As Those Of Missing Man From 2012

MCKEESPORT (KDKA) — Officials say the skeletal remains found in McKeesport earlier this week were those of a man who had been missing since 2012.

The Allegheny County medical examiner’s office identified the remains as those of 26-year-old Dominick Brown Hill.

According to the medical examiner’s office, the remains were found in wooded area behind the 900-block of Washington Street around 7:20 p.m. on Thursday.

Hill, of Penn Hills, went missing on March 22, 2012. He was 21 at the time.

The cause and manner of death are still pending.

The Allegheny County Police Homicide Unit is investigating.

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  1. Jim Smith says:

    Something is a little off on this story. Normally when skeletal remains are found it takes 6-8 weeks or more for a positive ID to be made. This was done in 2 days. Some intrepid reporter may want to follow up on this.

  2. Skeletal remains found in the woods after dark, after being there for almost 5 years. Some intrepid reporter may want to follow up on this.

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