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Texas man wanted for murder of medic girlfriend

Police searching for a man suspected of murdering paramedic Melissa Morden at her apartment Friday night

By Marcelino Benito
KHOU 11 News

HOUSTON — Authorities are searching for a suspect charged with murder after a woman was found dead inside her northeast Harris County apartment Saturday afternoon.

Harris County Sheriff’s deputies found 36-year-old Melissa Morden’s body on Saturday at her apartment complex in the 8400 block of North Sam Houston Parkway East.

Officials say Morden’s mother told deputies she received a call from her daughter’s boyfriend, Troy Aaron Clay II, 42, claiming he killed Morden Friday night.

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