Houston Police Department
Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 402 Mercury

August 13, 2014 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found at 402 Mercury about 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday (August 12).

The identity of the male is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant H. Garcia and Officer K. McDonald reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a call of a deceased person in Hunting Bayou at the above address. The HPD Dive Team responded to the scene and recovered the male's body. He suffered no apparent visible injuries.

The investigation is pending the male's cause of death.

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

VHS/JFC 8-13-14
Inc. #101669114

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