UPDATE: Homicide in Little Cypress
UPDATE:On Sunday, July 31, at
approximately 7:30 p.m., the Orange County Sheriff’s Office received a call of
a deceased female laying in a field on Elizabeth Street, off South Teal Road in
Upon arrival deputies
confirmed that a white female was deceased.
The Orange County Homicide Investigation Team was contacted and
responded to the scene. Investigators
processed the scene and determined that it appeared to be a homicide.
Investigators were later able
to positively identify the victim as Cindy Lynne Tucker, a 35 year old, white
female, Nederland resident. The victim was transported to the Jefferson County
Morgue where an autopsy was preformed.
The preliminary autopsy
results show that the victim died as a result of strangulation.
At this time there are no
further details available and the investigation is ongoing. New information will be released as it is
received. Should anyone have any information concerning this investigation,
please contact the Orange County Sheriff’s Office at 409-883-2612.