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Body of Marine's missing wife found; former neighbor held
Body of Marine's missing wife found; former neighbor held

They were neighbors in a housing complex for junior enlisted Marines at the desert base at Twentynine Palms. The husband in one couple and the wife in the other shared a passion for horses. They volunteered at a horse rescue facility in nearby Yucca Valley. Then Erin Corwin, 19, who was three months pregnant, disappeared June 28. At first, Marine and San Bernardino County investigators were unsure whether she had met foul play or had fled her marriage. But within weeks, suspicion focused on Christopher Lee, 24, a neighbor and fellow volunteer at the White Rock Horse Rescue. Lee and Corwin had been having an affair, investigators discovered. On Saturday night, after seven weeks of...

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