At 2:30 p.m. today, Monday, Jan. 11, the deceased body of Stella Y. Lee, 22, was located by an officer of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in a wooded area of a Suffolk County park.
According to detectives, on Saturday, Jan. 9, Lee’s vehicle was located in the parking lot of Caumsett State Park in Lloyd Harbor by a park employee. A continuous intensive search of the area then commenced.
The Nassau County Police Department Missing Persons Squad said Lee was last seen on Thursday, Jan. 7, at 3:27 a.m. leaving her Great Neck residence in her white 2012 Honda and that she was possibly suicidal.
The investigation, which continues at this time, has determined that no criminality was involved.
To read the missing person’s alert, click here.