Houston Police Department
Investigation into Woman's Death at 8501 Broadway #1116

August 18, 2014 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a woman at 8501 Broadway #1116 about 1 a.m. on Saturday (August 16).

The victim, 76, of the above address was pronounced dead at the scene. Her identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. Holbrook and Officer K. McDonald reported:

The woman, who had health problems, was in the care of her son. After he had administered medication, she stopped breathing.

The investigation is continuing.

KJS/VHS 8-19-14
Inc. #103210914

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