Body identified as missing Hoopeston woman
HOOPESTON — The body of a woman found southeast of Hoopeston on Sunday afternoon has been identified as 33-year-old Amanda J. Walters-Pentecost, according to the Vermilion County coroner’s office.
Ms. Walters-Pentecost was originally reported missing on Jan. 31. Preliminary autopsy results show her cause of death to be from cold exposure, according to the coroner’s office. Toxicology tests are pending.