MEDIA ADVISORY – PETER CHADWICK CASE UPDATE

Orange County District Attorney
Media Advisory

For Immediate Release
Case # 12HF2960






October 19, 2012

Susan Kang Schroeder
Chief of Staff
Office: 714-347-8408
Cell: 714-292-2718

Farrah Emami
Spokesperson
Office: 714-347-8405
Cell: 714-323-4486

MEDIA ADVISORY



WHO: Quee Chadwick

 

WHAT: Was positively identified this afternoon, Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, by an autopsy being performed by the San Diego County Coroner. Peter Gregory Chadwick, 48, Newport Beach, is charged with murdering Quee Chadwick, his wife, in their Newport Beach home over a dispute regarding a possible divorce and related financial issues. The victim’s body was discovered by law enforcement officers in a dumpster in San Diego County last night based upon investigative leads. The cause of death is still to be determined.

 

WHEN: Today, Oct. 19, 2012

 

For additional information on this case, please visit www.orangecounty.com and select the Oct. 15, 2012, press release titled, “Newport Beach Man Charged with Murdering Wife and Disposing of Body in Unknown Location,” from Press Releases/Media Advisories.

 

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