POLICE Department

Investigation into Body Found at 53 East Parker

July 20, 2015 - Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 53 East Parker about 5:55 p.m. on Sunday (July 19).

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

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officer R. Nunez reported:

A neighbor to the east of the residence smelled a foul odor coming from the above address and went to investigate. Upon walking up the driveway, the neighbor found the victim in a heavy stage of decomposition.

There were no obvious signs of trauma to the victim and the investigation is pending autopsy results by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

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

JKS/JFC 7-20-15


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