Update on Incident at 4700 Kelley
February 17, 2006 -- Houston
police have learned the identity of a female found dead at 4700
Kelley about 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 15, 2006.
The female has been identified as Vanessa B.
Franklin, 45, address unknown. Investigators observed trauma to
her body and believe she was murdered, but the cause of death
is currently pending an autopsy.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. T. Wyers and
Officer T. S. Tyler reported:
Officers responded to a vacant lot at Wipprecht
and Kelley Street after a witness discovered the body of Vanessa
Franklin. Investigators interviewed several witnesses, but have
no suspect description at this time.
Anyone with information in this case is urged
to contact the HPD Homicide Division at (713) 308-3600 or Crime
Stoppers (713) 222-TIPS.
Updated: MES/JFC 2-17-06
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.