BURRILLVILLE, R.I. (CBS/AP) — A body found buried under several inches of cement outside a house in Rhode Island has been identified as a missing man from Worcester.
Domingo Ortiz, 60, was last seen alive at the home on Douglas Pike in Burrillville May 5.READ MORE: Sam Adams' Latest 28% 'Utopia' Beer Is $240, Illegal In 15 States
Police found his body Friday buried beneath a newly constructed deck.
The Worcester Telegram & Gazette reports Ortiz’s body was found after a second search warrant was served at the home.
The first search took place May 21.READ MORE: State Treasury Releases Latest Unclaimed Property Listings, Including 49,000 New Properties
Police have said Ortiz was associated with people who live at the house, which is secluded by heavy woods.
A local gas station owner alerted police about something odd at the home: fresh cement poured under the deck after it was already built.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Kim Tunnicliffe reports:
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