Deputies release surveillance video of man seen driving car belonging to woman found dead in northwest Houston home

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas— Homicide investigators with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office released video footage of a possible suspect in the murder of 62-year-old woman.

Pamela Johnson was found dead inside her home in the 12500 block of Bent Pine Drive on Friday.

According to investigators, Johnson's family had not heard from her since Tuesday and became concerned when they were unable to contact her. Further investigation revealed that Johnson had been murdered and her 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser was missing.

On Saturday evening, investigators recovered the PT Cruiser from Willowbrook Mall after a resident reported the vehicle in the parking lot. Investigators reviewed the mall’s surveillance video, which reportedly showed a man park the vehicle in the mall parking lot at about 11 a.m. He then leaves the vehicle and walks through the mall before exiting the building on the opposite said, deputies said.

Homicide detectives believe the man is 30 to 35 years of age and stands at about 5 feet 8 inches tall. He has a thin build, short hair and tattoos on both forearms.

Anyone with information regarding the murder or suspect, should call HCSO Homicide Unit at 713-274-9100 or call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477).