Human remains identified

The human remains recently discovered near the Tillamook and Yarnhill County line been identified as Anna Lorraine Proietti, 21, from Salem, according to officials.

On Sept. 9, Tillamook and Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office deputies and Oregon State Police discovered a shallow grave with a bag containing human remains off Bald Mountain Road near a camp site. Officers said the bag also contained personal items including a document with the name Anna Lorraine Proietti.

The remains were recovered and an autopsy occurred on Sept. 16. Officials stated the autopsy did not provide any immediate results or a cause of death.

Investigators were able to locate and provide dental records for Proietti to the Medical Examiner, who positively identified the remains to be hers.

On Sept. 21, officials served a search warrant in Salem on the home of Brian Henry and Ann Proietti.

Police said the investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made. Officials ask anyone with information related to the case to contact the Tillamook County Sheriff’s Office at (503) 842-2561.