MILAM COUNTY, Texas — A body discovered in the San Gabriel River has been identified as 55-year-old Christi Warrick Coufal of Cameron.
Her family has been notified, according to the Milam County Sheriff's Office.
Coufal was also confirmed to be the missing person reported earlier.
Around 7:52 a.m., the Milam County Sheriff's Office received a report of a missing person.
Later, at approximately 10:48 a.m., they received a report of a lifeless person 15 miles away in said river.
"It is unknown at this time whether the two calls are related," MCSO wrote in a press release.
"As with all questionable deaths, the person in the river will be investigated as a homicide until or unless the evidence determines another outcome,
"Until a positive ID is made and family has been notified, the name of the person located in the river will not be released.”
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