NORTHBROOK, Ill. (CBS) — Authorities have ended an investigation outside the onetime Northbrook home of a woman who has been missing for nearly 40 years, after no human remains were found.
Northbrook police and the North Regional Major Crimes Task Force have concluded the investigation outside the former home of Linda Seymour in the 1400 block of Orchard Lane in Northbrook.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Storms Headed Our Way After Midnight; Damaging Winds And Heavy Rain Possible
They said no human remains were found after the NORTAF Forensic Team excavated to a depth of about 9 feet.
The crews started on Tuesday under a backyard shed outside a home in the 1400 block of Orchard Lane in the Sycamore Lane neighborhood.READ MORE: Years After Promise Of $100,000 From State And Photo-Op Prop Check, AMVETS Post 14 In Clinton, Illinois Has Not Seen A Dime
Linda Seymour lived in that exact home when she vanished back in December 1982.
Northbrook police would only say a tip brought them to the home. Seymour was married and 35 years old when she vanished, and her family still owns the house.MORE NEWS: Some Residents Say A Bears Move To Arlington Heights Would Benefit Community, Others Say It Would Bring Unwelcome Traffic And Crowds
Authorities say there are no other avenues to follow in the investigation at this time.