KENOSHA — Officials with the Kenosha Police Department announced Monday, December 19th skeletal remains found on 122nd Avenue near 71st Street in April have been identified.
The remains were found in a wooded area to the west of 122nd Avenue — just off the west frontage road of I-94 in Kenosha on April 5th.
The skeletal remains were determined to be human.
The remains were sent to a forensic anthropologist for examination. A subsequent DNA match established the remains to be of Hozia Jackson of Chicago.
Police said Jackson was reported missing in 2012. He was an African-American male, born in 1965.
This death remains under investigation.
Anyone with information regarding this matter is encouraged to call Detective Vicente Correa at 262-605-5241, the Kenosha Police Department Detective Bureau at 262-605-5203 or Kenosha Area Crime Stoppers at 262-656-7333.