The Federal Bureau of Investigation has identified the body found in Charlotte, North Carolina as Ashanti Markaila Billie, 19, of Prince George’s County.
Ashanti’s family reported her missing on September 18 after she failed to show up for work at the Blimpie sandwich stop on the Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek in Norfolk, Virginia. Her family said she had received a job promotion and was enrolled in culinary school in the Virginia Beach area.
Billie was seen entering base on a video released by the FBI that morning. Her cellphone was discovered in a dumpster near Tallyho Terrace and Azalea Garden Road on September 18. He vehicle was found with the windows down in the 9500 block of Lakeside Drive in Ocean View the following Saturday. The FBI said the vehicle was located about 12 miles from the Army base.
Additional details are not available at this time.