Decomposed body identified as missing man from New Orleans
POSTED: Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 1:22pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 2:12pm
ST. BERNARD PARISH, LA (NBC33) — Officials have identified the remains of a homicide victim who was found in St. Bernard Parish on Tuesday.
The Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office confirmed to WDSU that the victim is Jeffery Wayne Bonck, Sr., 55. They say he was beaten to death and buried in a wooded area off Florissant Highway in St. Bernard Parish.
The New Orleans Police Department confirms that Bonck was listed as a missing person in August 2012. He was last seen in the 7500 block of Michigan Street.
Investigators have not yet identified a suspect or motive for this case.