POLICE Department

Investigation into Man Found Deceased at 12100 Murr Way

March 24, 2017 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found at 12100 Murr Way about 5:45 p.m. on Thursday (March 23).  

The identity of the victim, 20, is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  
HPD Homicide Division Officers M. Dykens and J. Fay reported:  

A juvenile walking home from school through an open field near a park when he smelled a foul odor and saw dirty clothing.  The juvenile continued home, called 9-1-1 and led officers to the site.  Officers found the body of a man in advanced decomposition.  
The investigation is pending the man's cause of death.  

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/JKS  3-24-17
Inc. #036575017

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