PORT ORANGE, Fla. — Port Orange Police Dept. confirmed Tuesday afternoon that the body of a man they found in the woods last Friday is the body of murder suspect Thomas "Tommy" McMullen Jr.
- Body found confirmed at Thomas McMullen Jr.
- Cause of death still unknown, police say
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McMullen’s body was found in the woods near the 2500 block of International Speedway Boulevard.
He was accused of killing 32-year-old Diana Kessler, who was found dead in a Port Orange home last Monday.
Police say her body had more than 100 stab wounds, and there was blunt force trauma to her head, a preliminary autopsy found.
Authorities say the autopsy was inconclusive in terms of the cause of death. They waiting for the results of a toxicology test.