Remains found in basement identified as father missing since 1961 – News 12 Long Island
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Remains found in basement identified as father missing since 1961 – News 12 Long Island

LAKE GROVE –

Suffolk County police determined human stays uncovered in the basement of a Lake Grove dwelling as a gentleman who went missing a long time ago.

Just one night time in 1961, Mike Carroll’s father George disappeared, leaving his mother to raise her four young children by itself.

“The story was that he went out for cigarettes and he never came dwelling — but his wallet was continue to right here,” Carroll states.

But that tale hardly ever sat nicely with Carroll. He claims he employed researchers, psychics and even paranormal investigators to occur to the house.

It turns out that George Carroll was in the residence all alongside, buried five feet beneath the concrete basement flooring. Mike Carroll’s sons found human stays under the basement through an excavation.

Suffolk law enforcement verified on Wednesday that the bones belong to George Carroll. They also say they’ve investigating the loss of life as a homicide.

Mike Carroll suggests he’s heard many tales over the years about who may well have killed his father and why, but he will not likely speculate. As a substitute, he says the constructive identification is justice plenty of for him. He wishes individuals to don’t forget his father as a fantastic father, as very well as a motorbike-driving, hardworking and cool man.

Mike Carroll’s mom died in 1998. He suggests his emphasis now is to make absolutely sure his veteran father gets a good burial, hopefully at Calverton Nationwide Cemetery.

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