Jenni Lyn Watson, the twenty year old Mercyhurst College student who went missing near her Liverpool, New York, home on November 19, 2010 has been located. Watson's body was found near on Clay Central Park near her family's residence. Watson's ex-boyfriend, Steven Pieper, is the lead suspect involved in Watson's disappearance and murder.
Officials believe that Watson was killed at her parents' home by Pieper and then taken to a wooded area in the Town Park located in Clay, New York. Pieper was arraigned in court today and pleaded not guity to the charge of second degree murder. Pieper will remain in police custody until a December 3, 2010 court appearance.
Watson's remains are under investigation by a medical examiner who will perform an autopsy on Sunday.