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Police again dig for evidence in Currier case

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ESSEX, Vt. -

The mystery surrounding the disappearance of Bill and Lorraine Currier continues. The Essex couple has been missing since last June, and police have been digging for evidence at a former home site for the past two days in connection with the case.

Friday, crews with Essex police and the Vermont State police were back at the scene on Route 15 in Essex shortly after 8 a.m. to continue digging for evidence.

Around 4:15 p.m., crews in white suits that had been sifting through dirt at the scene wrapped up their materials for the day. They had set up a number of pieces of heavy equipment, as well as a tent and multiple tarps to help them in their search.

Friday was the second day the crime scene search teams were out working this location and we're told that it was a tip to police that led them there. The big question is what exactly they're looking for in connection to the Currier case and whether or not they found anything.

Investigators have not addressed the media in the last two days. A press release issued late Friday afternoon said police would have no comment about the search or any evidence recovered due to the sensitive nature of the ongoing investigation.

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