Body found identified as missing woman

Posted at 10:21 AM, Jun 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-14 11:21:28-04

A woman who was reported missing earlier this week is dead.

According to Nueces County Medical Examiner’s Office, 28-year old Yvonne Villanueva’s body was found late Wednesday along County Road 63 and County Road 20, just South of Petronila.

There’s no word on how long her body had been there.

Family members reported Villanueva missing on June 11th but the last time anyone saw he was on June 4th.

The Corpus Christi Police Department and the Nueces County Sheriff’s Department are looking into the Villanueva’s death. If you have any information on how she died, contact police.