DOMINICAN REPUBLIC. (THECOUNT) — Police in the Dominican Republic say two bodies matching the descriptions of a missing Mount Vernon couple, Orlando Moore, and Portia Ravenelle, have been recovered after going missing two weeks ago.

Police believe Orlando Moore, 40, and Portia Ravenelle, 52, were in an accident early in the morning on their way to an airport. They say Moore was found dead, and Ravenelle was rushed to a nearby hospital unconscious but later died.


Couriouslly, authorities say “no documents” were found on their bodies, reports WestchesterNews12.

Officials say they are contacting the U.S. Embassy to get the couple’s fingerprints so they can try to make a positive identification.

The couple has been missing for two weeks.


Geo quick facts: Mount Vernon is a city in Westchester County, New York, United States. It is an inner suburb of New York City, immediately to the north of the borough of the Bronx. As of the 2010 census, Mount Vernon had a population of 67,292 – Wikipedia.