On December 6, 2010 the body of a white female was found in the 200 block of Goodson Drive near a large concrete drainage ditch. The body was found by a male walking his dog.
The body was positioned near the fence line in a grassy area directly behind a residential neighborhood.
The female was later identified as, Gayla Ward Fullner, white female 44 years old. She was wearing jeans and a white t-shirt with, “Minnie Mouse” on the front.
Gayla Fullner sustained head trauma and skull fractures as a result of being beaten, and was sexually assaulted. She was the mother of three children.
This area may have been frequent by skateboarders or as a short cut for middle school children.
The Houston Police Department Cold Case Unit is asking for any information on this case. If anyone saw anything, heard anything, or have knowledge of who may have committed this crime, please contact the Homicide Division at 713-308-3600.