May 2, 2012 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results of skeletal remains found at 1500 E. Anderson Road about 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday (May 1).
The identity of the unknown remains and cause of death are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant R. Rodriguez and Senior Police Officer M. Condon reported:
A witness was checking his property after a reported robbery of a male that occured the day before (April 30). While checking the property he walked into a nearby wooded area and saw what he believed was a human skull. He then called police. Officers responded and found the skeletal remains of a human body, other animal bones and household trash in a heavily wooded area.
The investigation is continuing.
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.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.