HPD identifies woman found near abandoned business

Victim identified as 35-year-old Lakeisha Perkins

By John Brannen - Web Editor
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HOUSTON - The Houston Police Department has identified a woman who was found dead in southeast Houston.

Lakeisha Perkins, 35, was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say Perkins had been assaulted and died as a result of her injuries.

Her body was found around 11 p.m. July 22 near an abandoned building on the 5900 block of Wayland Street.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-TIPS (8477).

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