The Investigative Police (PDI) and the Public Ministry investigate whether a body found in Lago Coihueco stands for Idamia Baro Villegas, a 39-year-old woman who has been missing since July when she was eight months pregnant.
The decomposing corpse was found inside the water in the The Pataguas, in the Useful Region, in an area that had previously been traced.
As explained by the deputy commissioner of Coihueco, Branko Gjik, "Carabineros of the commune of Coihueco is alerted by a person who was walking on the river, who had found a lifeless body of a person who was submerged"
"For this reason, police personnel arrived at the scene, the situation was verified, after which the corresponding accounts were given to the prosecutor who was constituted on the spot and accompanied by the staff of the Homicide and Fire Brigade Brigade, they were able to remove the the interior of the Coihueco River, "he explained.
Idamia Baro Villegas disappeared in July when she was eight months pregnant.
Meanwhile, the promoter on duty Ingrid Urrutia, explained that it can not be "confirmed or discarded" if it is the woman disappeared in July, since "attended to the state of the time that this body has been under the water, the inclination of the body, spent all winter underneath. ;Water, not in the best condition therefore discolored. I could not confirm that we are in the presence of Idamia"
The body was lifted from the place near 9:00 at night and was transferred to Concepción, where the Medical Legal Service You will have 15 to 20 days to verify your identity with DNA testing.
The family of Idamia Baro arrived at the scene and the rescue continued.
They find corpse of woman submerged in the river of the commune of #Coihueco. The prosecutor and the police do not rule out being Idamia Baro Villegas, a 39-year-old coihuecana who disappeared in July from her home when she was 8 months pregnant #CooperativeRegions pic.twitter.com/RMMlJM2t4N
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