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Police identify body found in Md. woods

Sunday - 11/18/2012, 6:57pm  ET

TOWSON, Md. (AP) - Baltimore County Police say they have identified a body found in a wooded area in Reisterstown near where a human hand was also found.

Police say the body found about 11:30 a.m. Saturday near Hanover Pike and Butler Road is that of 24-year-old Darnell William Butler. Police say the hand found nearby belonged to Butler, who was reported missing in Baltimore on Sept. 17.

Police say the cause of death has not been determined and they are asking anyone who may have information about Butler's death to contact them.

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