Remains of Missing Man Found in Chatham County


The remains of a Siler City man who was reported missing weeks ago, were located off Siler City Snow Camp Road earlier today.

Esau Abraham Brenes, 25, was last seen in Siler City on October 4th before being reported missing later. Law enforcement officers initiated a search for Brenes that continued over the following three weeks. The investigation into Brenes’ death continues as all leads and information are currently being pursued.

This is a joint investigation conducted by the Siler City Police Department, Chatham County Sheriff Office and the State Bureau of Investigation.

Media inquiries should be directed to the SBI.

Contact: SAC M.T. Denning 
(919) 779-8188