Identified: Human remains found on Milwaukee's NW side are Stephanie Myles

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police say the human remains located near 96th and Allyn on the city's northwest side on February 21st are those of 19-year-old Stephanie Myles.

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office indicates the identification was made through dental records.

Myles was reported missing in December 2014 -- and Milwaukee police are now treating Myles' death as a homicide. The cause of death remains under investigation.

Stephanie Myles

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