TOWSON, Md. (WJZ)—A 16-year-old girl disappeared in Baltimore County and her body was never found.  On Thursday, a jury convicted the man charged with her murder. 

Jason Gross was found guilty of killing Rochelle Battle. Police believe he incinerated the teen’s body in his backyard.

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Rochelle went missing in March 2009, and her family hasn’t heard from her since.

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Her cell phone records led police to Gross.

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This is only the second time a person in Baltimore County has been convicted of murder without the victim’s body.Last year, Dennis Tetso was convicted of murdering his wife, though her body was never found.