HOUSTON -- The death of a woman found at an apartment complex in northeast Harris County is now a murder case.
Sheriff's deputies say they discovered the body of 36-year-old Melissa Morden Saturday afternoon inside an apartment in the 8400 block of the N. Sam Houston Pkwy. E.
Her mother told deputies she received a phone call from Morden's boyfriend claiming he killed her last night. Forty-two-year-old Troy Clay, II is charged with murder. He is not in custody.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call police.
Woman murdered in apartment in NE Harris County