Houston Police Department
Investigation into Man Found Deceased at 3831 Shadow Trace

May 2, 2013 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found at 3831 Shadow Trace about 3:20 p.m. on Wednesday (May 1).  

The deceased male's identity and cause of death are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. Murdock and Officer C. Hassig reported:  

A homeowner at the above address called police regarding a body in a man-made lake within the subdivision.  The HPD Dive Team responded and retrieved the male's body from the lake.  

He is described only as a black male, wearing boxer shorts and socks.  The male, who suffered no apparent wounds, had no identification in his possession.   According to witnesses, his body had possibly been in the lake since Monday (April 29).    

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

VHS/JFC  5-2-13
INc. #053320113 


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