Incident at 4920 West 34th Street

June 25, 2007 - Houston police are investigating the death of a woman found at 4920 West 34th Street about 9 a.m. on Sunday (June 24).

The victim’s identity and cause of death are pending an autopsy by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s office. She suffered injuries consistent with being struck by a vehicle.

HPD Homicide Division Officers R.A. Swainson and T.W. Miller reported:

Officers responded to a call after the owner of a car repair shop at 4920 West 34th Street arrived and found the body of a female lying along the driveway to his shop. It appeared the female may have been struck by a vehicle and left on the side of the road.

The victim is described as a black female in her early to mid 20s, medium height and build. She was wearing black shorts with a beige top and had black hair with blond extensions. The victim also had a tattoo reading “SEM” on her lower left ankle. A purse with the word “babyphat” was found nearby.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the female victim or this case is asked to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-360 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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