Timeline: Gilgo Beach serial killer investigation

A timeline of the ongoing investigations in and around the Gilgo Beach area of Long Island's South Shore. The search for bodies, which started with a hunt for a missing woman, Shannan Gilbert, has led police to the discovery of 10 different sets of remains.

May 1, 2010

Shannan Gilbert goes missing

Shannan Gilbert, left, who advertised as an escort on Craigslist, runs from the Oak Beach home of a client and vanishes. Her disappearance prompts police to do a limited search in and around the beach community. Both the client and Gilbert's driver are interviewed.
 

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