Incident at 15000 Gulf Freeway Service Road
January 24, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating the death of a man found in the 15000
block of the Gulf Freeway service road about 12:30 a.m. today
The victim's identity and cause of death will
be determined by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeants L.A. Flores and
C.W. Howard reported:
The victim was found lying in a drainage ditch.
Witnesses told investigators they were driving their four-wheel
vehicles and saw the male in the ditch. At that time, they drove
to a nearby fire station and notified authorities there. Houston
Fire Department paramedics arrived and pronounced the male dead
at the scene.
There are no known witnesses or suspects at this
time. Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact
the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.