Family of Mystery Note is Found

(WTNH) — A few days ago, an email came through our Report-It inbox that peeked our attention. A woman had found a letter inside of a purse at a thrift store in Orange, Connecticut.

The moving note was written by a girl named Courtney to a Mr. Chase. The woman who found the letter reached out to us to help her find the families. Thousands of you helped share the story.

Original Story: Help Us Find the Child Behind a Mystery Note Found in a Purse

The family of Mr. Chase heard the story and contacted us. We were able to unite the woman with the families.

“It was bittersweet. It was not what I expected,” said Maribel Aguilar, the woman who found the letter.

The emotional story will air Friday at 6 a.m. on Good Morning Connecticut.


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