POLICE Department

Investigation into Female Found Deceased at 6300 Sherwood Drive

January 3, 2017 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a female found at 6300 Sherwood Drive about 2:55 p.m. on Saturday (December 31).  

The identity and cause of death of the female are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  
HPD Homicide Division Officers T. Fay and R. Moss reported:  

HPD patrol officers responded to a request for police assistance by HFD paramedics regarding a deceased female found behind a residence at the above address.  Officers arrived and found the female's body in an advanced state of decomposition.  She appeared to have suffered a gunshot wound.  

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

VHS/JFC  1-3-17
Inc. #166029316

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