Houston Police Department
Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 1001 Pinemont

July 14, 2014 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found at 1001 Pinemont about noon on Saturday (July 12).

The victim's identity and cause of death are pending an examination by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officers S. Straughter and T. Tyler reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to complaints of a foul odor coming from a vehicle in the parking lot of the apartment complex at the above address. Upon arrival, the officers learned the vehicle was involved in a missing person case reported to the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office. Further investigation led to the discovery of the deceased victim in the trunk of the vehicle.

HPD homicide investigators notified the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office of the discovery. The two agencies will cooperatively work the investigation.

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

KJS/JFC 7-14-14
Inc. #087401314

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