Texas Equusearch: Missing teen’s body found at abandoned apartments in South Houston

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HOUSTON - The body of a teen girl found in an abandoned apartment complex in South Houston late Monday is that of Karen Perez, Tim Miller of Texas Equusearch confirms.

The South Houston Police Department issued a missing person's report for the teen on Friday.

Karen was last seen wearing white pants and a black and white t-shirt at the time of her disappearance. Friends and family members posted on social media that she was with her boyfriend the last time anyone saw her.

Miller says he found Karen's body at the apartments in the 1600 block of Ave N. around 11 p.m. Monday.

South Houston PD confirms that a juvenile male has been arrested and charges are pending.

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