Houston Police Department
Investigation into Man Found Deceased at 1200 Matthews

June 18, 2012 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found deceased at 1200 Matthews about 11 p.m. last Friday (June 15).

The identity of the victim, 45, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant C. Howard and Officer R. Lujan reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to the above location to investigate a vehicle parked on the side of the street. When officers arrived, they found a white male deceased inside the vehicle. HPD homicide investigators responded to the scene and initiated an investigation.

The investigation is pending the victim's cause of death, to be determined by an autopsy.

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

VHS/JKS 6-18-12
Inc. #076287112

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