Woman's body found in east Harris Co. ditch

Deputies said woman suffered some kind of trauma to her face, but it wasn't yet clear how she died or who she was.

Video Transcript

- Well breaking news, and brand new details about a woman who was found dead in a ditch on the side of a road in channel view. In the last hour, deputies telling us someone called 9-1-1, reporting that they saw something in a ditch along Victoria street near Frankie, East of Freeport.

When deputies got there and discovered that something was actually a woman in her 30s or 40s dead on the side of that road. They say the woman did have injuries to her face but they don't know exactly what killed her.

- We do not have any identification on the female. She appears to be Hispanic, 30 to 40 years of age, probably about 5 foot 7 to 5 foot 8. She has numerous tattoos.

- Well, the woman was also wearing a white tank top blue jeans and black and white tennis shoes. If you have any idea who she is, you're asked to call the Harris County Sheriff's Office. The medical examiner will work to figure out what her cause of death was.