'Person of interest' sought in Cedar Park death


by KVUE.com


Posted on September 10, 2009 at 2:48 PM

Updated Tuesday, May 14 at 8:50 AM

Note: This story was first published on Sept. 10, 2009.

CEDAR PARK, Texas -- Foul play is suspected in the death of a woman whose body was found in a parked car at a shopping center in Cedar Park, police said..

Investigators also said they are searching for a "person of interest" who may have information about Jessika Kalaher's death.

Kalaher, 27, was reported missing Monday afternoon and found more than an hour later on Walton Way.

Cedar Park police declined to release most details, saying it "jeopardize" their investigation. But they did say that foul play is suspected because of the "unusual circumstances surrounding Jessika's death." An autopsy report is pending.

They also released a description of the man they are searching for and a description of a truck.

The man is described as white, about 20-30 years old, 5'8" to 6'2" tall, with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a brown and yellow mesh baseball cap, a brown T-shirt with a Longhorn emblem on front and blue jeans.

The truck is a maroon mid to full size older model single cab truck with chrome strip on back of tailgate and silver wheels.

If you have any information, call the Cedar Park Police Department Criminal Investigation Division Hotline at 512-528-8067.