POLICE Department

Investigation into Man and Woman Found Deceased at 6233 Gulfton Street

October 14, 2020 - Houston police are investigating the death of a man and a woman found at 6233 Gulfton Street about 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday (October 13).  

The victims are identified as Danielle Iman Hart, 25, and Tuscanny D. Elder, 34, of the above address.  

HPD Homicide Division Detectives W. Huff and J. Nguyen reported:  

HPD patrol officers responded to a report of a deceased person in an apartment at the above address and found Ms. Hart and Mr. Elder deceased in the bedroom.  Both victims were in a state of decomposition.  

Further investigation determined the victims were a couple and had not been heard from or seen by family members for several days.  

Elder appeared to have suffered gunshot wounds.  Hart had no obvious signs of injury.  Investigators are awaiting autopsy results by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences to determine the couple's cause of death.

At this time, there are no known witnesses or suspects.  

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/KJS 10-14-20
Inc. #135947020

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