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Felicia Johnson replace: Man charged with missing woman’s murder

The suspect has been recognized as 28-year-old Chukwuebuka Nwobodo. He isn’t in custody.

HOUSTON — Murder prices have been filed in opposition to a person who police mentioned is accountable for Felicia Johnson’s disappearance, the 24-year-old girl who has been missing for almost eight weeks, Houston police introduced on Thursday.

The man has been recognized as 28-year-old Chukwuebuka Nwobodo. Police say he is charged with murder and tampering with proof. He is at present not in custody. 

Johnson was reported missing on April 16. Her father believed she went missing after interviewing for a job at an grownup leisure membership on Houston’s northwest facet.  

But police mentioned an investigation revealed Johnson left a lodge in Houston’s Medical Center within the early morning hours of April 16 and was later picked up at an house advanced by Nwobodo within the 3200 block of Windchase Boulevard. 

Police mentioned Nwobodo then took her to his house and killed her earlier than disposing of her cellphone in Bear Creek Pioneers Park. Her cellphone was later discovered by members of the family coated in blood. 

Police mentioned it’s believed Nwobodo disposed of Johnson’s physique just a few days after the murder. 

Her physique has but to be recovered. 

Anyone with info on Nwobodo’s whereabouts, or on this case, is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.

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