Police to begin new search for remains on Ocean Parkway

Police are preparing to return to Ocean Parkway Monday to begin a new search following the discovery of a fifth set of human remains. The

GILGO BEACH - Police are preparing to return to Ocean Parkway Monday to begin a new search following the discovery of a fifth set of human remains. The skeletal remains were found this week not far from Gilgo Beach, where the bodies of four Cragislist prostitutes were discovered last December. Police say the remains that were found Tuesday don't belong to Shannan Gilbert, a New Jersey prostitute who went missing last May. According to investigators, Gilbert was last seen leaving the Oak Beach home of her client, Joseph Brewer, screaming. Brewer, of West Islip, has been questioned, but he's not a suspect.The medical examiner is currently trying to determine who the fifth victim is. The latest discovery of human remains has put the surrounding community on edge. Neighbors say they are wondering whether there are more victims out there.Police: Remains found near Gilgo Beach are not missing NJ womanPolice: Remains found at Gilgo Beach are human

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

This morning's high tide expected to bring coastal 1 Rising tides cause street flooding this morning
Heavy rain overnight expected to cause erosion at 2 Erosion expected at south shore beaches after heavy rain
News 12's Elisa DiStefano tastes the delicious peanut 3 National Peanut Butter Day: Recipes
News 12's Elisa DiStefano tastes the delicious peanut 4 National Peanut Butter Day: Flavors
5 Former LuHi star signs with Hofstra basketball

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Each week, News 12's Doug Geed explores the Check out fun things to do on the East End!

Explore the Twin Forks with News 12's Doug Geed.

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Dog Day Fridays Series

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Long Island with pets up for adoption.

News 12 digs deep to find Long Island's Discover Long Island's Hidden Past

News 12's Danielle Campbell digs into Long Island's roots.

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long On The Spot

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long Islanders know about everything and anything.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE