Update, Dec. 7, 2014: All of the June 24 photos now appear here. The June 25 photos will soon be added.
Hossencofft Search Photographs: June 24 & 25, 2000
Saturday, June 24, 2000
Sunday, June 25, 2000
Wdshot.JPG Investigators search for Girly Chew Hossencofft’s remains inside a mine shaft located just beyond the police cars.
Medshot.JPG It’s taken several hours to shore-up the mine and remove the rusted roof tin now seen piled in the foreground.
Tintoss.JPG Tossing tin.
Closer.JPG The firefighters have just reached the bottom of the mine.
Ldr1.JPG A ladder is lowered into the mine.
Bkngup2.JPG More discussion.
Pltfrm.JPG The ladder is in place.
xldr2.jpg Peering in.
Prosctrs.JPG The prosecutors: Julie Altwies, Jack Burkhead and Paul Spiers
Dig.JPG Sunday is coming to an end, but that doesn’t stop United States Customs Agent Mike Marshall (with shovel), prosecutor Jack Burkhead and Assistant District Attorney Paul Spiers from pressing on. Here, they are seen digging into some soft earth near the searched mine. They found nothing at this location.