Human Remains found in Dorchester Co ID'd as Missing DE Man
Updated: Wednesday, August 27 2014, 06:21 PM EDT
Human remains found last weekend in Dorchester County have been positively identified as a missing Delaware man, Maryland State Police (MSP) announced.
The body has been identified as 40-year-old Radames Guzman of Magnolia Delaware. The cause and manner of death have not yet been ruled on and the autopsy is ongoing.
According to MSP, investigators continue to consider it a suspicious death.
Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a wooded area on Red Hill Road in East New Market, Md. on August 24 when the remains were found in what appeared to be a shallow grave.
After the initial news release was issued, Dorchester County deputies were contacted by a relative of a man who had been reported missing from his home in Magnolia Delaware on August 5. He was identified by his fingerprints.
State Police investigators are interviewing family members, friends, and associates of Guzman. He was last seen by his family on August 2. Anyone with information about Radames Guzman is urged to contact the Maryland State Police Homicide Unit at the Easton Barrack at 410-822-3101.