POLICE Department

Update: Investigation into Person Found Deceased at 6550 Hillcroft Avenue

June 2, 2021 - Houston police have learned the identity of a person found deceased at 6550 Hillcroft Avenue about 8:30 a.m. last Friday (May 28).

The victim is identified as Leondra Addis, 41, of the above address.  An autopsy by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences determined she had suffered stab wounds.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives J. Caten and M. Barrow reported:

Officers responded to a report of an individual found deceased inside a dumpster at an apartment complex at the above address.  A tenant made the discovery and then notified the apartment complex front office.  The victim was found wrapped in a tarp or hard plastic wrapping.

Further investigation and an autopsy determined the victim's identity as Ms. Addis, who resided at the apartment complex.

At this time, there is no known witnesses or suspect in the incident.    

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.

Update: JFC 6-2-21
KJS/JFC 6-1-21
Inc. #071190421

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