Possible murder or hit-and-run
Possible murder or hit-and-run

Unidentified Female, Bayou Body Count No. 297

A woman was found dead from "an apparent laceration to the head" out on Telephone Road Christmas Eve, Houston police say.

The body was discovered by a passer-by about 7:20 p.m. and the victim, whose identity has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene. There are no known witnesses or suspects, and the case is being investigated by both the HPD homicide and vehicular crimes units.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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