Body Found In San Diego Dumpster Identified As Missing OC Mother

NEWPORT BEACH (CBSLA.com) — The San Diego County coroner’s office Friday identified a body found in a Lakeside dumpster as that of a missing Newport Beach mother.

The body was located in the rural area on Thursday after authorities received an anonymous tip, police said.

Quee “Q.C.” Chadwick, 46, has been missing since Oct. 10 when police believe she was murdered in her Newport Coast mansion by her husband, Peter.

Detectives believe a fight over financial issues and a possible divorce led Peter Chadwick, 48, to murder his wife, KNX 1070’s John Brooks reported.

Chadwick, a real estate investor, was arrested near the Mexican border last week after calling police for unspecified help.

He has pleaded not guilty to one felony count of special circumstances murder for financial gain.

Chadwick is being held without bail.

Comments

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Los Angeles

KNX 1070 Newsradio
Play.It
Follow Us On Twitter

Listen Live