Sheriff Hawthorne needs the public’s help in solving a “Cold Case” that occurred over 22 years ago.

On November 14, 1990 human skeletal remains was discovered in a ditch, at highway 124, just north of the Little Elm Bayou on the east side of the road.

The remains were taken to the Harris County Medical Examiner’s Office and tests were run. Their findings revealed that the remains were of a white male, possibly of mixed race, at height of 6’ to 6’2”. The person appeared to have had numerous healed injuries to the head and body. The skull showed signs of an old injury to the cheek- bone, which called for extensive dental work, also the results revealed that the victim’s right hip showed signs of being broken at one time.

Anyone with information regarding this matter is urged to call the Chambers County Sheriff’s Office- Criminal Investigation Division at 281-576-5112.