The human remains located on Oct. 28 just west of exit 26 on Interstate 10 have been identified as those of Steven Mitchell Swiney, age 47.
In a statement issued by Sgt. Rich Aloy, public information officer for the Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office, Swiney was last seen in late November when he told a relative he was going out for cigarettes. He never returned and was reported missing on Nov. 27, 2015. There were no indications of foul play.
Swiney’s last known address was on Lavon Road in Milton, Fla.
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