SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – More than 18 years later, detectives have identified a woman whose body was found burned inside a dumpster in Sacramento.
Back on June 29, 2001, firefighters responded to the 7900 block of 18th Avenue and put out a dumpster that had been fully engulfed in a fire. Once the flames were out, firefighters discovered that a woman’s body was inside.READ MORE: Motorcycle Rider Crashes, Dies Just Off I-80 In Vallejo
Using advanced DNA technology, detectives have now identified the woman as Perrean Gray.READ MORE: Fire Breaks Out At Building In North Sacramento
Detectives say Gray was reported missing in San Francisco. Based on the DNA evidence, detectives now believe Gray’s death is related to her disappearance.MORE NEWS: CHP Searching For Hit-And-Run Driver In Sacramento
The Sacramento Police Department is now urging anyone with information about the case to come forward.