Ill. Remains Not Stacy Peterson

Body confirmed to be male
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted May 28, 2009 9:35 AM CDT
An undated photo provided by her family shows Stacy Peterson, 23, of Bolingbrook, Ill., and her husband, Drew Peterson with their children.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – The body found last week near a river in suburban Chicago has been identified as male, the Tribune reports. The discovery confirms the remains are not those of Stacy Peterson or another missing area woman. “We’re disappointed,” said a spokesperson for the family of Peterson, who’s been missing since 2007. “But we’re still moving forward, doing the searches, doing the investigation.” (Read more Stacy Peterson stories.)