Human remains identified as missing Petersburg man with Alzheimer’s


PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has identified human remains found in Petersburg as Raymond C. Parker.

The remains were found on August 12 in a wooded area between Gilfield Drive and South Jones Street.

Parker was reported missing from the 800 block of Commerce Street back on July 25. He suffered from Alzheimers disease and other medical issues at the time of his disappearance.

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