UPDATE: The body of Ricki Deann Taylor was found by police Friday night in Houston County, according to a press release from the Palestine Police department Saturday.

Her body was found in a remote location and has been sent to Dallas for an autopsy. Cause of death is unknown at this time and police did not say whether they suspect foul play.

Taylor was reported missing from Palestine on June 22.

The investigation is ongoing and the Texas Rangers are assisting the Palestine Police department.

Anyone with information may call Det. Mark Harcrow or Det. David Kassaw of the Palestine Police Department at 903-729-2254 or anonymously send information via text message to PALPD, then the tip, to number 847411.



Palestine police were notified early Thursday morning that 46-year-old Ricki Deann Taylor had not been seen since the previous night.

Authorities are not releasing information about who notified police or details about where she was last seen.

However, police have recovered the vehicle she was known to be driving but have not said what condition it was in or where it was found.

If you have any information about Ricki Deann Taylor's disappearance, contact Palestine police.