POLICE Department

Investigation into Deceased Male at 4500 Martin Luther King Boulevard

February 17, 2020 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found at 4500 Martin Luther King Boulevard about 2:30 p.m. on Sunday (February 16).

The identity and cause of death of the victim, 69, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Officers J. Caten and D. Higgs reported:

Officers responded to a report of a body in Brays Bayou near the above address.  The HPD Dive Team responded to the scene and recovered the man's body.  At this time, there is no evidence of foul play.  The investigation is pending the man's cause of death. 

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


JKS/JFC 2-17-20
Inc. #022131520

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