“It is a good spot,” she said. “Who would guess in the backyard in a Roseville neighborhood?”
Berlin said the site will be treated as a crime scene until at least Monday, pending results of the soil tests.
As for the homeowner’s knowledge about Hoffa’s disappearance?
“Sure, I read about it in the paper. I’ve listened to it on TV,” Szpunar said. “But not because I’m that interested in it. It was just because it was current news.”
• David Aguilar in Detroit contributed to this report.