Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer has announced that the deceased, elderly female discovered in a wooded area of Berkeley Township has been identified as Edith Liguori, 91, of Toms River.

On October 24, 2020, the Berkeley Township Police Department received a 911 call relative to a report of an unresponsive, unidentifiable female located in a wooded area along an ATV trail, approximately one-and-a-half mile south of Township Line Road in Berkeley Township.  Responding Officers found the body to be in advanced stages of decomposition.

A post mortem examination performed by the Ocean County Medical Examiner’s Office positively identified the body as that of Ms. Liguori.  The death is not considered to be suspicious.