He was also charged Thursday with the aggravated sexual assault of a prostitute that occurred several months before Pyatt's death, in August A prosecutor said Hobbs hired the woman to perform oral sex, but instead he raped her, beat and violently choked her. Rolf Nelsoncommander of the sheriff office's homicide division.
Her remains were found Nov. Steven Alexander Hobbs was charged in her death.
Show More Show Less 5of6 Lt. Rolf Nelson of the Harris County Sheriff's Office speaks during a press conference to announce dalkas from the investigations of Hobbs.
More for you. She had been strangled.
Hobbs was charged Thursday in the death of Patricia Ann Pyatt38, who was last seen walking from her Crosby home. On Monday, the year-old Hobbs was charged with capital murder in the death of Sarah Annette Sanford, nortj, whose body was found nude and handcuffed in a wooded area near Crosby in October Hobbs was accused of attacking prostitutes has been charged with capital murder after DNA evidence allegedly linked him to a killing.
Investigators say they are looking into crimes committed as far back as and will eventually widen their inquiry into unsolved cases outside that area. The murder charge, dating frombrought to six the of prostitutes he allegedly killed or sexually assaulted in east Harris County.