PEARLAND, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The physique of a Texas mom who had been lacking for weeks was present in an SUV in a pond on Tuesday, police confirmed.
Police mentioned on Wednesday that the physique was positively recognized as Erica Hernandez after being recovered in Pearland.
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The one mom of three kids had been lacking since April 18 after she was final seen leaving her pal’s home in southwest Houston at round 2:30 a.m.
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KTRK stories the household mentioned Hernandez had despatched a textual content simply after 3 a.m. that learn she was “5 minutes away from getting house.”
Police didn’t say if foul play was suspected in her loss of life.
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“The Pearland Police Division extends our condolences to the household and everybody affected by this tragedy. The investigation into the loss of life of Ms. Hernandez continues to be energetic and ongoing,” Pearland police mentioned in a press release.