POLICE Department

Investigation into Woman Found Deceased at 7000 Westview

April 18, 2016 -Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a woman found at 7000 Westview about 4 a.m. on Sunday (April 17).  

The victim, Martha Patricia Sanchez-Morfin, 58, of the above address, suffered unknown wounds to her head and face and was pronounced dead at the scene. 

HPD Homicide Division Officers S. Spivey and W. Huff reported:  

Ms. Sanchez-Morfin's daughter found her unresponsive and lying on the floor in the front room floor.  The daughter than called a downstairs neighbor for help.  The neighbor called 9-1-1 and attempted to provide medical assistance.  Houston Fire Department paramedics arrived on scene and pronounced Sanchez-Morfin deceased.  

At this time, there are no known witnesses nor suspects.  

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600.


VHS/KJS 4-18-16
Inc. #048768216

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