PORTLAND, Maine - (AP) - The mother of a Maine woman who worked asa Craigslist escort and went missing from a hotel on New York'sLong Island says police have told her that her daughter might beone of four bodies found dumped along a beach.

Twenty-two-year-old Megan Waterman, of Scarborough, Maine, waslast seen in June in Hauppauge, N.Y., where she wentwith her boyfriend.

Waterman's mother, Lorraine Ela, told The Associated Press thata Scarborough detective told her he was "leaning toward one of thefour victims being Megan, but he's not 100 percent guaranteed."

Police in New York are considering the possibility that a serialkiller may have dumped the four bodies along a quarter-mile stretchof road not far from Long Island's Jones Beach. The site is about15 miles from where her daughter went missing.

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