DNA testing to be done on possible Harry Devert remains

Authorities say dismembered human remains found in Mexico could be that of Harry Devert, the Pelham man who went missing six months ago. (7/14/14)

PELHAM - DNA testing is now underway after human remains were found near the motorcycle belonging to missing Pelham man Harry Devert.

Last week, Mexican authorities found his motorcycle next to a dismembered body in two garbage bags. The body was so decomposed that it was unrecognizable.

Devert was last seen in January traveling through a dangerous part of Mexico on his way to the World Cup.

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Officials have revealed that drugs may have been found next to the shallow grave, increasing the possibility that a cartel killed him.

Harry Devert's mother, who's from Pelham, is flying down to Mexico to help identify the body.

 

 

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