Remains found near Long Island beach not missing NJ woman

GILGO BEACH - Authorities say the human remains foundalong a remote beach highway on Long Island are notthose of a missing New Jersey woman who disappeared while workingas a prostitute. Suffolk County police found the remains Tuesday. They were abouta mile east from where the bodies of four prostitutes werediscovered in December. A police spokeswoman said Thursday that authorities determinedthe remains were not those of Shannan Gilbert of Jersey City.Police say they still have not identified the remains. Aninvestigation into Gilbert's disappearance is continuing. Police suspect a serial killer may be responsible for the deathsof the four women found in December. AP wire services contributed to this report

Police: Remains found on LI beach are humanInvestigators search on Long Island for more evidence, bodiesMissing NJ woman not among discovered bodies on Long Island

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