For Immediate Release
May 1, 2019
MCTXSheriff Homicide/Violent Crimes Unit Investigates Vehicular Homicide
On April 30, 2019, at 8:54 PM Montgomery County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a parking lot located at 25170 I45 North in reference to a crash. During the investigation, Deputies learned a male, identified as 54-year-old Michael Anthony Van Fossen, appeared to be involved in a verbal altercation with the occupants of a light-colored sedan. During the verbal altercation, the vehicle struck Van Fossen and then fled towards the northbound I45 feeder road prior to the arrival of police. Michael Van Fossen, co-owner of Elite Massage in Spring Texas, was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Homicide/Violent Crimes Unit is currently investigating this case and is asking anyone who can identify the vehicle’s owner to please call the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office at 936-760-5800 and refer to case number 19A139944. You can also call Multi-County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-392-STOP  and remain anonymous while possibly earning a cash reward.
Specialist Steve Squier
Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office
Administrative Services Division