Officials dig through ground at a construction site on Albuquerque's West Mesa in this file photo. The remains of at least 11 people have been found at the site near Sen. Dennis Chavez Boulevard and 118th Street SW.
Published : Wednesday, 25 Feb 2009, 12:12 PM MST
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Police have discovered the remains of an 11th person on Albuquerque's West Mesa.
During a news conference Wednesday afternoon, police also announced the identity of another one of the victims whose remains were found on the construction site. They said Michelle Valdez of Albuquerque was the pregnant woman whose remains were found Monday. She was 22 when she disappeared in 2005.
Since Feb. 1, investigators have found the remains of 11 people at a construction site near 118th Street and Sen. Dennis Chavez Boulevard SW.
At least five of the bodies are female.
Police have not released a cause of death for any of the bodies, and are hesitant to say if any were murdered.