A body found in rural Napa County on Friday morning is that of missing Suisun City resident Bichphuong “Phuong” Le, the Solano County coroner’s office confirmed Monday.
Coroner’s deputy Adrian Garcia said he could not comment on the preliminary cause of death or when Le died. Fingerprints were used to confirm her identification, Garcia said.
Le, 25, had been missing since April 25 when she was last seen at the Barnes & Noble bookstore in Fairfield. Her car was found in the parking lot.
Her body was found by a passerby Friday around 9:30 a.m. in the 5400 block of Monticello Road, also known as state Highway 116, in the Lake Berryessa area, according to the Napa County Sheriff’s Office.
Fairfield police have classified the death as a homicide.