State Police: Mayhood's suspect died of hypothermina, all weapons recovered

By Suzanne Proulx
By Amy Khuu
By Perry Russom

Credit: NY State Police

Brandy Bousson

January 13, 2014 Updated Jan 14, 2014 at 7:57 AM EST

Norwich, NY (WBNG Binghamton) An autopsy has been released on the suspect wanted in two separate burglaries at Mayhood's Sporting Goods store.

New York State Police say hypothermia killed Christopher Gonzalez, 29.

Drugs were also found in his system. Police are ruling his death as accidental.

State police said the body of Gonzalez was found in a wooded area off of Guinn Ridge Road in the Town of Norwich on Jan. 10.

State police located all the handguns and long guns that were stolen.

Gonzalez was identified as a suspect in connection with two break-ins at Mayhood's within a nine hour period on Jan. 6 and 7.

Also, State police arrested Brandy L. Bousson, 25, of Norwich, for burglary, for her part in the gun burglaries at Mayhood's.

She was arraigned in the Norwich Town court and sent to Chenango County Jail with bail set at $250,000 cash.