September 19, 2012 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found at 1006 Henry #3 about 5:20 p.m. on Tuesday (Sept. 18).
The victim is identified as Joseph Fox, 56, of the above address.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. Rhoads and Senior Police Officer K. Carr reported:
Mr. Fox was found by his roommate lying in his bed. Fox, who had a history of medical problems, was originally believed to have died from natural causes. Harris County forensic investigators arrived and found a large amount of bruising and contusions on Fox's body.
The investigation is pending his cause of death, to be determined by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.