Update on Incident at 2000 Lamar
January 8, 2007 -- Houston police
have released the reconstructed remains of a male found in the
2000 block Lamar on April 27, 2005.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant D. Robertson reported:
In 2005, a person discovered the remains of a
male in an overgrown lot after arriving to cut the grass. At the
time, the remains appeared to be that of a female, however were
later determined to be those of a male.
The Harris County Medical Examiner's office determined
the skeletal remains were of a white
male between 55 and 65 years of age. He was approximately
5 feet 5 inches tall with a medium build. He had a large amount
of brown hair with some gray about three inches in length.
The male was wearing a dark T-shirt, an ivory
colored jacket, and a pair of blue or black denim pants attached
at the front of his waist with a rope and brown boots. His personal
effects consisted of a single red die, a green plastic lighter,
a lock-blade knife and a steel wristwatch made in China.
His DNA has been submitted to the Texas Missing
Person's Database but a match has not been discovered at this
Anyone with information on this man's identity
is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600
or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
Update GO/MES/JFC 1-8-07
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at