On 09-18-12 two hunters in the Pasayten Wilderness discovered what they believed to be human remains. They hiked out and contacted the Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office.
Okanogan County Sheriff, Frank Rogers, says deputies hiked in and found what they believe to be the remains of a mising woman from Island County, Melissa Kerrigan.
Island County Sheriff’s Office was notified and they were going to be contacting Kerrigan’s family last night to advise them of what we had found. The remains will be sent off for DNA testing."CLICK HERE" for Audio