POLICE Department

Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 4300 South Loop West

March 18, 2020 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found at 4300 South Loop East (South Interstate Highway 610 East) about 10:45 a.m. today (March 18).  

The identity and cause of death of the male are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Homicide Division Detectives J. Young and T. Jackson reported:  

Workers cleaning the outside shoulder area of the South Loop East near the above address found a body in a state of decomposition.  It is believed the individual, possibly a black male, may have suffered head trauma.  No other signs of injury were observed.  

The investigation is pending the male'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  3-18-20
Inc. #037212820

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