HILLSDALE, Mo. – St. Louis County Police have identified the human remains found in the 1800 block of Cherry Avenue on Jan. 13, 2022. Jarius McGee, 22, was last seen in September at his home on Jesse Jackson Avenue in Hillsdale. Investigators believe his death is suspicious.

His mother told FOX 2 in December that he didn’t have the usual things he would carry like his wallet or headphones when he left home. He just disappeared without leaving a clue where he was going. Police have requested McGee’s phone records to help with the investigation.

Police found his body at a pallet yard less than half a mile from the home in Hillsdale.

Detectives are asking the public to help with the investigation into this death. If you have any information call St. Louis County Police at 636-529-8210. To remain anonymous or potentially receive a reward, please contact CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-8477.