Incident at 10819 Briar Forest

August 8, 2007 - Houston police are investigating an incident in which a female was found critically injured at 10819 Briar Forest about 5:15 p.m. on Tuesday (August 7).

The identity of the victim, 29, is being withheld pending notification to her next of kin.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.D. Newcomb and Officer A. Mares reported:

The victim’s ex-boyfriend found her lying in the laundry room of her townhouse and called emergency personnel. The woman was unconscious and apparently the victim of a recent assault. There is also a possibility the woman overdosed. She was taken to Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital in critical condition.

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.

JGA/JFC 8-8-07

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.