HOUSTON – An Amber Alert was issued Wednesday for a Houston teen who was later found dead.
Vy Ngoc Bao-Pham, 17, was last seen on Monday, January 20, at an apartment complex in the 8200 block of Broadway.
Her mother received a garbled text message demanding ransom money.
Investigators questioned the missing teen's 19-year-old boyfriend Wednesday afternoon, at first calling him a person of interest. Police say he turned himself in voluntarily and cooperated during the investigation.
Bao-Pham's body was later found in Sims Bayou.
"He confessed to killing Vy and then led us to where he had put her body," said Detective Fil Waters.