Police have identified the behind a Pasadena shopping center as Jessica Lynn Lee—the 20-year-old from Brooklyn Park , according to an Anne Arundel County Police press release.
According to the release, the Anne Arundel County Police Department's Crime Laboratory was able to conclusively identify the victim in this case as Lee through DNA.
Just before 3 p.m. on Aug. 6, Anne Arundel County police responded to the wooded area behind the shopping center off Ritchie Highway—where the is located—when a man who was walking through the woods said he found what appeared to be a human skull.
After an extensive search, police and a search team found the rest of the body.
Lee had been missing from the Brooklyn Park area since May.
Police said the case is being investigated as a homicide and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Regina Collier at 410-222-3417.