On Thursday morning 7th of October 2021, the Chautauqua County Sheriff Jim Quattrone announced new information uncovered in their investigation into human remains found in the Town of Portland late last month.
Mull was last seen on June 25th, 2021 in the Broadway-Fillmore area of Buffalo. The first set of remains still remains unidentified.
Authorities found a hiker on the Rails to Trails path who was searching for her missing keys on the 26th of September 2021. The second set of remains, now identified as Marquita Mull, was found during the investigation that followed the discovery of the first set.
Jim Quattrone, Chautauqua County Sheriff told the press on Monday that it could take more than a month to fully identify the remains.
Investigators are now working to unveil why Marquita Mull died.