The Harris County Sheriff's Office responded to the 12400 block of Bent Pine Drive in the Cypress area Friday night.
The victim has been identified as 62-year-old Pamela Johnson.
The victim from last night’s homicide scene at 12400 block of Bent Pine Drive has been identified as Pamela Johnson, w/f, 62 yrs. Investigators still searching for her maroon 04’ PT Cruiser, TX BC4-8217. Call 713-274-9100 or @CrimeStopHOU at 713-222-TIPS with any info. #HouNews pic.twitter.com/lkt8KECxSq— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) July 14, 2018
Family members had not heard from Johnson since late Tuesday, July 10. When they went to check on her with a neighbor, they found her dead inside. She had been restrained.
Neighbors said Johnson was deaf.
Investigators revealed Johnson's maroon-colored 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser with Texas license plate BC48217 was stolen from her home.
Breaking: @hcso looking for a 2004 PT Cruiser TX plate BC48217 like this one. It was taken from a murder victim’s house on Bent Pine sometime since last night. Neighbors/family were concerned, went to her home and found her dead. She had been restrained. #ABC13 pic.twitter.com/CLPTjO21Nk— Jessica Willey (@ImJessicaWilley) July 14, 2018
They would not reveal how the woman died.
Neighbors say she often sat in her driveway and read the Bible.
Anyone with information about the vehicle is asked to call Crime Stoppers or HCSO Homicide at 713-274-9100 or 911.
According to authorities, the suspect(s) should be considered armed and dangerous.