Missing Woman Found Dead

By Christel Phillips - email

TRINITY COUNTY, TX( KTRE)- An Applesprings woman who was reported missing Wednesday morning was found dead Wednesday evening.

According to Trinity County Sheriff's deputies, 66 year old Polly Larsen was on her way to work in Groveton, but never made it.

As of Wednesday night, there are reports that Larsen was found at the bottom of a pond near her property, however, deputies said they could not confirm or deny that information.

Investigators did say this morning's thick fog condition may have played a part in the arpparent accident.

Deputies also said Larsen left her husband a message from her cell phone around 4:50 a.m. saying she needed help. That was the last time anyone heard from her.

Few details of the investigation are being released tonight. We will continue to follow this story. Stay with KTRE and KTRE.com for any new developments.