On February 26, 2016 deputies assigned to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office north patrol district were called to a residence in the 4400 block of Spring Stuebner in north Harris County.
Spring Fire Department and Cypress Creek Emergency Medical Services, responded to a 911 call of a 20 year old female now identified as Lauren Fox (09/29/1995), stuck in the chimney of the home. The female called and told dispatchers she was trying to get down the chimney to get in the house out of the cold when she became stuck. Her cell phone died just after rescue workers arrived.
Firefighter and rescue personnel from Spring Fire Department and The Woodlands Fire Department dismantled the chimney on the inside to free her. to free her.
She now has been charged with criminal trespass of habitation.
Spring Fire Chief Wiseman said due tot he fact the homeowner is not in that part of the house much at all and the fact had she not had a phone that it may have been months before she was found.