UPDATE (January 28th, 2015):
Authorities with the Montgomery County Sheriff's office confirmed the body of Angela Russell was found in a field near Cleveland, Texas over the weekend, and her husband, Orville Clay Russell, has been charged with murder.
Official said they aren't releasing details about a possible motive because the case is ongoing. According to the Houston Chronicle, forensic examiners said the cause of death was multiple gunshot wounds.
Angela vanished on December 18th, 2014. The mother of five was supposed to pick up her son and daughter-in-law from the hospital after the couple welcomed twin baby girls. Angela never arrived.
ORIGINAL ARTICLE (January 19th, 2015):
It has been more than a month since Angela Russell’s family has seen or heard from the new grandmother from Splendora, Texas. The 45-year-old mother of five was last seen just one day after her daughter-in-law had given birth to twin girls.
"It's horrible. She means the world to us," Peggy Stewart, Russell’s sister, told NBC affiliate KPRC.
According to Russell’s family, Angela was supposed to pick up her son, daughter-in-law, and their newborn twins from the hospital on December 19th, but never showed up. Family members said it was extremely out of character for her, and they quickly sensed something was wrong.
“I don't know if she's had a heart attack because she had one the previous month and she also has diabetes," Stewart told KPRC. "So, I don't know if she has her medicine with her.”
Investigators with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office told KPRC Russell’s disappearance appears suspicious, but no other details have been released.
Russell is described as 5 foot 9 inches tall, 200 pounds, with dark hair. If you have any information that could help bring Russell home, please call the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office at (936) 760-5800.