According to WDSU a coroner has confirmed the body found Tuesday evening in Lake Pontchartrain, is that of a 32-year-old woman who went missing over the weekend.Sadie Thibodeaux was on a boat in the lake Sunday, and went missing later in the evening, officials with the U.S. Coast Guard said.
An extensive search began for her, which lasted until Tuesday evening, when a boater found a body 2 miles from the Bucktown Marina.
It wasn’t until Thursday that the coroner’s office confirmed the body is that of Thibodeaux’s. Her relatives said Tuesday they believed it was her because of the body’s physical features and tattoos.
Officials said the case remains under investigation.