Lafayette police have confirmed that the body found Tuesday in Evangeline Parish is that of Mickey Shunick.  Officials released the coroner's report just a few minutes ago.  Police have no further comment at this time.


According to Lafayette Parish Coroner Chief Medicolegal Investigator Keith Talamo, dental records received today and sent to LSU FACES Laboratory identified the body found in Evangeline Parish as that of Mickey Shunick.

LSU FACES Dir. Mary Manhein told the coroner's office she will complete her examination and determine cause and manner of death in about two weeks and a report will be sent to Lafayette Coroner Dr. Kenneth Odinet., said Talamo. At that point, Shunick's body will be sent to the Lafayette coroner and the coroner's office will turn it over to a funeral home