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Composite sketch of possible suspect in Port Bolivar double homicide
KFDM News - The Galveston County sheriff has released a composite sketch of a possible suspect in the murders of two Houston women whose bodies were dumped on Port Bolivar.
Investigators say the women -- Crystal Jackson and Britney Cosby -- were killed at another location and their bodies were dumped early Friday on Port Bolivar. Both women were age 24. Investigators say the possible suspect was last seen with the women and in their vehicle.
Witnesses say the bodies of the two women were lying next to a dumpster outside the Fisherman's Wharf store in the 700 block of State Highway 87.
They were found around 7:45 a.m., according to the Galveston County Sheriff's Office.
The Galveston County Medical Examiner's Office is working to determine the cause of death.
PRESS RELEASE FROM GALVESTON COUNTY SHERIFF SUNDAY NIGHT -- March 9, 2014:
From The Office of Sheriff Henry Trochesset:
Bolivar Homicide Update Composite of possible suspect: 03/09/2014
Sheriff Office Detectives continue to search for leads in the death of Britney Cosby and Crystal Jackson of Houston.
Detectives are conducting interviews of possible witnesses and running down the lead that we have received.
Detectives are asking for your help in identifying this suspect in the composite drawing. He would have been last seen with the girls and in their vehicle. We are asked to contact the Sheriffs Office TIPLINE at 866-248-8477 or Galveston County Crime Stoppers 409-763-8477.
Sheriff Henry Trochesset
Galveston County Sheriffs Office