Incident at 1500 North Loop West

November 17, 2007 - Houston police are investigating the death of a man found in the 1500 block of Interstate Highway 610 North Loop West about 10:30 a.m. today (Nov. 17).

The identity of the victim and his cause of death are pending an autopsy by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeants A. Carrillo and L. Flores reported:

A passerby observed the body of an unknown Hispanic male lying on the side of the roadway between the North Loop and the service road near Ella Boulevard. There were no obvious signs of trauma. Investigators from the HPD Hit and Run Unit are also investigating.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

NJM 11/17/07
Inc #168998807

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.