UPDATE: Body of 26-year-old woman found in Houston, family says

A 26-year-old Houston woman has been missing since Friday, according to the family. (KPRC)

HOUSTON – Alexis Sharkey, a 26-year-old woman, was missing in Houston. The woman’s body was recovered on Sunday night, Sharkey’s mother wrote on Facebook.

“It’s with deeply broken hearts that Mike and I want to let you all know that Lexi’s body has been found,” wrote Stacey Robinault. “We cannot begin to thank you all for your love and the kind words you’ve extended to our family! Please give us this time to grieve this incredible loss to our family and this world!!! We will miss you, Love!!!!”

Sharkey was last in contact with her friends at 6 p.m., and no one has heard from her since, according to her mother. Sharkey moved to Houston in January.

Her mother said there was an argument and she left and didn’t take her car.

A police report has been filed by her friends, and her husband has been notified.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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