Jun 10, 2013 1:50 PM by Associated Press
PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) - Authorities have released additional information they hope will lead to the identification of a woman found dead on a South Texas beach last fall.
Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio said Monday that with a preliminary report from the medical examiner and assistance from the Department of Public Safety, they have more details about the woman found Oct. 10, 2012, about 5 miles north of the last beach access point for vehicles.
She was between 40 and 45 years old, about 5 feet tall, weighed 100 pounds, had black hair and tattooed eyebrows.
Lucio says the body was decomposed and partially covered in sand when discovered north of South Padre Island, but an initial autopsy did not find any trauma. She was wearing blue plaid shorts and a sleeveless purple top.
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
3 hours ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more