POLICE Department

Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 600 Franklin

July 30, 2015 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found at 600 Franklin about 9:40 a.m. today (July 30).  

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

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant H. Garcia and Officer C. Hogue reported:  

Employees of the Harris County Flood Control District were doing maintenance on Buffalo Bayou when the saw what appeared to be a body in the water near the above address.  The HPD Dive Team responded to the scene and recovered the body of a deceased male from the bayou.

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/KJS  7-30-15
Inc. #098290815 


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