Delaware State Police
The Delaware State Police have released the name of the human remains located in a wooded stream bed near the railroad tracks in Lincoln, Delaware on June 18. After an autopsy, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner determined the identity as Edwin Montecinos, 32 of Milford.
The incident occurred on Tuesday, June 18 at approximately 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday as three juvenile boys were walking along the railroad track north of Lincoln and found what appeared to be human bones. Police state that the young teens went back to one of the boys homes and informed his mother who in turn notified the state police. The remains were located west of the railroad tracks in a wooded area at the north end of Front Street in Lincoln. Police removed the decomposed human remains from the scene and turned over to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an autopsy and determined the identity as Edwin Montecinos. The cause and manner of death have yet to be determined and a time frame has not yet been established into the length of time he has been deceased.
Delaware State Police Detectives continue their investigation to determine the circumstances surrounding this incident.
If anyone has any information about Edwin Montecinos they are asked to contact the Detective John King at 302-856-5850 Extension #208 or by utilizing the Delaware State Police Mobile Crime Tip Application available to download at:http://www.delaware.gov/apps/. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”