UPDATED: Alana Vanol-Zuccaro has been identified the woman found dead in the town of Washington.

Deputy Chief Eddie Thibodeaux with the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office says she's been missing from Pineville since March 20, 2019.

She was last seen with her boyfriend Robert McPhearson. The couple was reported to have been arguing. But, McPhearson has been questioned and released.

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St. Landry Parish Sheriff's deputies were given information about a body in their parish.

An investigation began after they acted on the tip to find a body in the town of Washington.

Deputy Chief Eddie Thibodeaux says they do not have a cause of death that they are releasing at this time.

He added they are not sharing any other information either at this point other than to let us know that the body is that of a middle aged woman.