HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Authorities in the Houston area confirm the body found in west Houston two days ago is missing Katy teenager Adriana Coronado.READ MORE: Shooting And Flipped Vehicle Results In Section Of LBJ Freeway In Balch Springs Shut Down For Hours
Houston TV station, KTRK reports on Wednesday, a gardener stumbled upon a decomposed body and called police.Coronado’s ID was determined through fingerprint verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
Authorities say it appears she died from multiple gunshot wounds.READ MORE: Suspect Charged In Connection With Gas Explosion At Dallas Apartment Complex
Her father, Caesar Coronado, also was found murdered. His burned body was discovered Monday in a rural part of Walker County.
The search is on for the pair’s killers.
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