Death Investigation - Update #1

Update #1 sent on 1/30/2018

The human remains located in Charleston Park have been identified as  Courtney Thomas, a white female born on 7/31/1979.   The next of kin has been notified.  

The investigation is ongoing.

Original release sent on 1/27/2018:

January 27, 2018 at 10:49 a.m., deputies were called to an area in the 23000 block of Avenue D, Alva (Charleston Park).  Upon arrival, they located human remains.

The Lee County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit has assumed the investigation and is currently conducting a death investigation.

Additional details will be provided as they become available.