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Father pleads for justice after his third child dies

William Bell has needed to bury three of his children. His daughter, Amoreena Bell, was struck and killed by a car final month. Now, he desires the driving force to face justice.

HOUSTON — A heartbroken father is hoping the general public may help him discover the particular person accountable for killing his daughter.

Amoreena Bell, 45, was hit and killed by a car on April 14, three days earlier than Easter. It occurred alongside Highway 6 near Pine Forest Lane, in northwest Houston.

It’s not the primary tragedy William Bell has been compelled to endure. Three of his kids have died. Amoreena is the second to be struck and killed by a car.

“My oldest daughter died from a disease. My son was run over and killed in San Antonio, and now his sister was run over and killed here in Houston,” Bell mentioned. “This family has seen their fair share of loss.”

He’s hoping somebody comes ahead with data that helps them catch the one who was driving. He mentioned investigators have informed him they’ve had no luck within the case up to now.

“She was beautiful … always beautiful,” Bell mentioned with tears in his eyes whereas speaking about Amoreena. “She was very caring. She loved everyone. She took care of many, many, many people, including me.”

The one that was driving the car that struck Amoreena left the scene. Bell did not get the information till Easter Sunday.

“It was three days afterward. They had to identify her by her fingerprints because that’s all they had,” he mentioned.

Bell mentioned that not having closure on Amoreena’s dying has been onerous on the household. He’s hoping that somebody who is aware of one thing about what occurred may help them get the justice Amoreena deserves.

“Somebody has to know something, OK. So, I am asking for those people to please come forward. Please. We need your help,” he mentioned.

Amoreena’s husband died a number of years in the past. She was dwelling together with her boyfriend within the space the place she was struck and killed.

Investigators aren’t positive why Amoreena was strolling alongside the highway on the time she was struck.

Anyone with details about what occurred is requested to contact the police.

The household is planning a memorial for Amoreena later this month.

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