Dental Records Connect Remains To Missing Woman
NEZ PERCE COUNTY, ID – Dental records connected the bones found at Buffalo Eddy with Shawnta Pankey. Pankey went missing in April last year. The skeletal remains were found by a man fishing over the weekend. Nez Perce County Deputies and Dive Team members recovered them shortly afterward.
The Nez Perce county Coroner made the identification with the help of the Idaho County Sheriff’s Office and the National Missing and Unidentified Persons System. He is scheduling an autopsy.
If you have any information on what happened, you can still call the Idaho County Sheriff’s Office at 208-983-1100.