RIPLEY, WV (WOWK) – On Sunday, October 28th the Ripley Police Department responded to a call of a body found in the woods along Grandview Drive. When RPD arrived on scene they found human remains and personal belongings.
According to police, the body is believed to be that of Jason Casto, who was reported missing back in May. The remains were found not far from where Casto had originally gone missing from.
Police say they do not suspect foul play at this point in time but aren’t ruling it out until they get the medical examiners report.
The case is currently under investigation.