Remains of missing Fort Hood soldier Spc. Vanessa Guillen identified by Army, family says

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Army investigators have positively identified human remains discovered in several shallow graves last week as Spc. Vanessa Guillen, a Fort Hood soldier missing since April 22.

Natalie Khawam, attorney and spokeswoman for the Guillen family, confirmed to Connecting Vets Sunday that Army officials told the family the remains found on Tuesday in shallow graves near a Texas river belong to Guillen. 

"On July 3rd, the Army called me to confirm that the bones, hair and other remains found belong to Vanessa Guill