The Lafayette Police have confirmed that the body discovered in Evangeline Parish on Tuesday is that of missing UL-Lafayette student Mickey Shunick, who has been missing since May.

Update: 9:00 p.m. ---  Cajun Radio has learned that dental records were used in positively identifying Mickey Shunick's body.

As we reported yesterday, Brandon Scott Lavergne was checked out of the jail Tuesday before the body was discovered and then checked back into the jail after police discovered the body. Was he the one who assisted police?

KATC news is reporting:

From Lafayette Police:

Investigators have identified the body discovered in Evangeline Parish as that of Michaela "Mickey" Shunick. There will be no further comment on the Shunick investigation at this time.

Source: KATC

Stay tuned for further reports!