Skeletal remains found in Shippensburg Township this month have been identified as a Shippensburg man who has been missing since May.
The remains of 49-year-old Scott Shaffer were found in a wooded area near the rear of Walmart in Shippensburg Township on Jan. 21, Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said Tuesday in a written statement.
Shaffer was reported missing on May 14, Hall said.
Dental records were used to identify Shaffer, and no foul play is suspected, according to Hall.
A forensic anthropology team from Mercyhurt College assisted with the recovery of the remains.
State Police are investigating the case, Hall said.