STAFFORD – Police made the grim announcement that Gary and Lorraine Parker, who had been reported missing, were found dead in a densely wooded area of Warren Grove near their home.
They had been reported missing on November 23 and were found at around 1 p.m. on November 30.
A Stafford police drone located the couple. Although autopsies will be performed, no foul play is expected.
“Our department sends its condolences to the Parkers’ family and friends,” police said.
Police also thanked the agencies that assisted in the search, especially the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office, Ocean County Sheriff’s Department, New Jersey State Police, and the Warren Grove Fire Company.