Midland Police Continue Search for Murder Suspect

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Midland police continue their search for a murder suspect continues, one day after a woman's body was found inside the trunk of a car.

Investigators are looking for 39-year-old Deondre Smith.

We're told it was his storage room at U-Stor in Midland where they found the body of 20-year-old Sheeva Sharda Miller.

Miller's family says they received text messages from Smith on Wednesday night saying he killed Miller.

Authorities are waiting on autopsy results, but say Miller may have been strangled.

Police say she dated smith for about a year.

If you have any information, call Midland Crime Stoppers at 694-TIPS.