POLICE Department

Investigation into Remains Found at 8500 Attwater

February 22, 2016 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results on human remains found at 8500 Attwater about 11:55 a.m. last Friday (February 19).  

The identity and gender of the remains are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officers M. Coleman and T. Tyler reported:  

HPD patrol officers responded to the above address after surveyors working nearby found human remains in a wooded area.  A subsequent search found a body believed to have been dumped at the location.  

At this time, there are no known suspects.  

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.  

VHS/JFC 2-22-16
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