POLICE Department

Investigation into Remains Found at 6100 East Orem

March 21, 2016 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results on human remains found at 6100 East Orem about 2:30 p.m. last Friday (March 18).
The identity of the skeletal remains and the person's cause of death are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W. Elsbury and Senior Police Officer R. Martinez reported:  

Human remains were discovered at a dig site at the above address.  The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences determined the remains to be human.  Due to the remains being recovered in the city limits, the HPD Homicide Division, along with other local law enforcement agencies, are investigating the incident.  

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  3-21-16
Inc. #034926116

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