Incident at 3611 North Main
August 11, 2005 -- Houston police
homicide investigators are awaiting test results on a fetus discovered
at a business at 3611 North Main about 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday
The fetus, believed to be about five months old,
was transported to the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant A. Carrillo and
Officer H.A. Chavez reported:
An employee of the McDonald's restaurant at 3611
North Main walked into one of the bathroom stalls in the women's
restroom and found the fetus in the trashcan. During the initial
investigation, it was determined the fetus was likely left in
the trash between 6:40 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. The identity of the
person who left the fetus is unknown at this time.
Anyone with information in this case is urged
to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.