Houston homeowner dead in wall apparently fell through attic
January 25, 2018
HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say skeletal remains found inside the wall of a Houston house are the former homeowner who apparently fell through the attic floor and became trapped.
A spokeswoman for the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences said Wednesday there wasn't enough physical evidence to determine cause or manner of death for Mary Cerruti. Tricia Bentley says it appears that Cerruti, who was 61 at the time she disappeared, "accidentally fell from her attic."
Neighbors reported Cerruti missing in February 2015. Her home in the Heights neighborhood was later sold at a foreclosur...