A 23 year old girl from New York has been found on a Panama Island dead.
The Panama Civil Defense have said that Catherine Johannet, was discovered dead on a trail in a wooded area on Bastimentos Island.
It’s unclear at the moment in time if foul play has been involved.
Bosca del Toro
Catherine, was staying at a hotel in the village of Bosca del Toro, a destination popular with tourists.
The US Embassy has said that authorities had been combing the Island for Catherine and will continue investigating now a body has been discovered.
Johannet was last seen at 10am on Colon Island, where she had been backpacking through the local area.
Staff at Johannet’s hostel on Colon Island reported her missing when she failed to return after a trip.