December 3, 2014 - Houston police have arrested a female charged in the death of a child found a 10110 Club Creek about 5:50 p.m. on June 10.
The suspect, Amber Keyes (w/f, 35), is charged with injury to a child-serious bodily injury in the 176th State District Court. A Harris County Sheriff's Office photo of Keyes is attached to this news release.
Keyes is charged in the death of her daughter, Ayahna Comb, 9.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant C. Hassig and Officers I. Ulloa and T. Ferguson reported:
Neighbors became concerned after not seeing Ayahna, known to live at the above address, for several months. A concerned neighbor entered the residence through an unlocked door and found the child wrapped in blankets in the kitchen. HFD paramedics responded to the scene and pronounced the girl deceased.
Further investigation identified Keyes as being involved in Ayahna's death and she (Keyes) was arrested on Tuesday (Dec. 2) without incident.
Update: JKS/JFC 12-3-14
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