Tyler Roenz Wiki – Tyler Roenz Bio
A Texas teenager has been accused of killing his mother, who was found strangled in the trunk of the car she was driving in Nebraska, days after the two disappeared.
Tyler Roenz, 17, of Humble, Texas, was charged as an adult with murder and tampering with evidence in the death and disappearance of his mother, Michelle Roenz, 49, Fox News reported Friday.
Tyler Roenz and Michelle Roenz Age
Tyler Roenz, 17, and his mother was Michelle Roenz 49 years old.
Roenz’s husband reported his wife and son missing, along with their 2011 Mazda, to the Harris County Sheriff on Oct. 13. Local authorities discovered blood and what appeared to be human teeth in the garage of the family’s home, Fox Houston reported.
The teen was arrested Oct. 14, 850 miles from home, after leading Nebraska State Police on a high-speed chase and crash in Aurora, south-central Nebraska.
The police discovered the body of his mother in the trunk.
Authorities said Michelle Roenz died of strangulation and blunt force trauma, KHOU Houston reported.
The younger Roenz is being held by Nebraska State Police pending extradition to Texas.
No motive for the alleged murder has been revealed.
In March, the teen was charged with attempted sexual assault, reported ABC13. He allegedly attacked an 18-year-old girl in her car, ripped off her shirt and then kicked her in the face, according to court records.