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Houston Police Department

Victim Identified in Incident at 1600 Louisiana

October 19, 2010 - Houston police have learned the identity of a woman found deceased at 1600 Louisiana about 5:10 p.m. on Oct. 10.

The victim, identified as Carol Flood, 62, homeless, suffered neck trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant R.J. Rohling and Officer N.K. Wackman reported:

Houston police officers, responding to a reported public lewdness call in the 600 block of Pease, arrived to find a black female, later positively identified as Ms. Flood, lying in a stairwell, unresponsive, near the southwest corner of a nearby building.

There are no known witnesses or suspects at this time.

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

Update: VHS/JFC 10-19-10
KJS/JFC 10-11-10

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