Human remains found may belong to missing Panama woman

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Human remains found may belong to missing Panama woman

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(13 On Your Side) – Authorities are working to determine whether a human skull found in Panama is that of a missing American woman who disappeared almost two years ago.

Yvonne Baldelli, of Southern California, was last seen in November 2011.

In June, U.S. authorities arrested Brian Brimager, a retired Marine and Baldelli's ex-boyfriend.

They're charging him with obstructing justice in connection to her disappearance.

On Tuesday, a resident in Panama found a green military-style backpack containing a human skull and some bones.

The bag also contained women's clothing, according to police.

Baldelli was living with Brimager at the time of her disappearance.

Brimager is now married and living in California.

He has denied any involvement in Baldelli's disappearance.

Baldelli's sister lives in Yuma and has kept her story alive in the local media. 

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