Autopsy identifies body in Berkshire County as missing woman

July 18, 2019 04:24 AM

Police have confirmed the identity of a body found in Berkshire County.

An autopsy identified the body as Jacqueline Coutinho who had been reported missing.     

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The body was found in a densely wooded area off Curtin Road, in Peru.        

She disappeared after going for a walk in her sister's backyard back in May.    

The cause of death has not been released.


WNYT staff

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