Incident at 12769 Nimitz #130

September 16, 2007 - Houston police are investigating the death of a man at 12769 Nimitz #130 about 10:40 a.m. Saturday (September 15).

The victim’s identity is pending an autopsy by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s Office. He sustained possible blunt trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Officers D. Shorten and S. Straughter reported:

The manager of the Normandy Inn Motel made entry into room #130 after the renter of that room was late in paying his room fee. Upon entry, the manager observed the victim lying on the bed with a plastic bag around his head.

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.

JGA 9-16-07

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