Remains Identifed by Medical Examiner

Mike Seals - April 6, 2020 11:59 am

According to Ponca City Police Chief, Don Bohon, the Medical Examiners Office has positively identified the remains found west of Ponca Nursing and Rehab on the evening of the 2nd of April as those of 32 year old Joshua K. Battiest.

Battiest was reported missing in January of 2019.

The investigation is ongoing, and no further details are available at this time.


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