Police in The Colony say teen went missing ‘under suspicious circumstances’

Jonathan Houston, 19, was last seen Sunday afternoon at an apartment complex near Windhaven and Plano parkways.

Jonathan Houston
Jonathan Houston(The Colony Police Department)

Updated at 7:40 p.m. Jan. 27: Police said the teenager’s body was found, and a suspect is in custody in connection with his death.

Original item: Police in The Colony are asking for the public’s help finding a missing teenager.

Authorities say Jonathan Houston, 19, disappeared about 1:15 p.m. Sunday from an apartment complex near Windhaven and Plano parkways “under suspicious circumstances” and that he is believed to be in danger.

Houston is described as a Black man who is 5-10 and about 130 pounds, with a slim build, black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a gray zip-up jacket over a white tank top, gray sweatpants and black slides.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts may contact Detective Roy Murray at 972-625-1887 and refer to case No. 2021-1052.

Tom Steele, Breaking News Producer. Tom has covered breaking news for The Dallas Morning News since 2016. He has worked in a number of other capacities for The News since 2007, and he was previously a copy editor at The Florida Times-Union in Jacksonville, Fla. He has degrees in journalism and economics from Lehigh University. tomsteele
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