POLICE Department

Investigation into Skeletal Remains Found at 610 Allston

March 6, 2017 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results on skeletal remains found at 610 Allston about 3:15 p.m. on Saturday (March 4).

The victim's identity and cause of death are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Homicide Division Officer T. Fay reported:

HPD patrol officers were called to the above address after skeletal remains were discovered in a crawlspace.  After observing what appeared to be human remains, HPD homicide investigators were called to the scene.  An interior wall was torn open in order to access the remains and transport them to the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences for analysis.

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

KJS/JFC  3-6-17
Inc. #028104217

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