The body of a missing Mt Pleasant woman has been found in the Mississippi River. The body was found Wednesday north of Hamilton, Illinois. Following an autopsy yesterday, the body was identified as 45-year-old Teresa Bruegge of Mt Pleasant. The preliminary autopsy results indicate Bruegge drowned. The Henry County Sheriff’s Office has been investigating the case since Bruegge was reported missing in mid-February.
The body was recovered by the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office in Illinois.