Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
June 15, 2018
of Missing Female discovered in field, Investigation On-going
On June 6, 2018, Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s
Office were notified by family that Candace Nash was missing. Deputies were advised that Candace had left
voicemail messages with family and friends advising she was going to die and
that she believed someone was after her.
Detectives immediately began an investigation and attempted to locate
On June 14, 2018, Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
was dispatched to a body being found in a field near the 11800 block of Calvary
Road, Willis, Texas. The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Homicide -Violent
Crimes and Crime Lab Detectives responded to the scene and found the body of a
deceased female in a field. The cause
and circumstances surrounding the female’s death is currently being
investigated. Based on the preliminary
investigation, the female has been tentatively identified as Candace Nash.
Judge Mack responded to the scene along with the Montgomery County
Forensics Services and ordered an autopsy and further investigation.
with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the
Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office at 936-760-5800 or Crime Stoppers at
1-800-392-STOP (7867) and refer to case number# 18A151098.
thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Candace Nash during
this difficult time.
Lieutenant Scott Spencer
Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office