Austin police asking public for help in finding NYE murder suspect

Austin police are asking the public for help in finding the person or persons responsible for the New Year's Eve murder of Nicole Coleman.

23-year-old Coleman's body was found in the woods just after 5:30 p.m. on Dec. 31, 2018 near the 7000 block of Ed Bluestein Boulevard.

Officials say that when first responders arrived they found Coleman with obvious trauma. She was pronounced dead shortly after and her death was later ruled a homicide.

Coleman's family is desperately hoping police will find who murdered Nicole.

Austin police released surveillance video of the last known time Coleman was seen alive from Dec. 28, 2018. You can see it below or go here.

Police are holding a press conference at 11 a.m. to discuss details of the case.



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