For Immediate Release - April 02, 2009

Announced the identity of the remains found on Saturday, March 28, 2009

District Attorney Michael O'Keefe and Chief Anthony Riello of Falmouth Police Department announced today the identity of the remains found on Saturday, March 28, 2009, at 271 Old Meetinghouse Lane, Falmouth. The Medical Examiner reported to the District Attorney last evening that the remains are those of Sean Minahan (dob: 1/21/80) of 12 Viber Lane, Falmouth, who was reported missing on June 8, 2008. The identification was made through dental records.

Additional bones were found on Tuesday, March 31, 2009. Further tests were performed on those bones comparing them to the bones found on Saturday. The Medical Examiner is confident after conducting tests relative to age and height that those bones belong to the deceased, Sean Minahan. The cause of death is undetermined from a physical standpoint. There is no evidence to suggest foul play.

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