Recovered Remains Linked

Fairfax County Police Department
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News Release: Bones Linked/eja
April 19, 2012

 Recovered Remains Linked

                        The human remains found in July, 2010 and a second set of skeletal remains found in March, 2011 have been linked. Both cases continue to be investigated by homicide detectives. Both cases were classified as murders by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

                        On Wednesday, April 18, 2012 detectives were notified that forensic testing of DNA determined that both sets of remains belonged to brothers. Manuel Mireles-Garcia and Alberto de Jesus Mireles-Garcia were reported missing in Prince William County in May 2010.

                        Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.





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