POLICE Department

Investigation into Human Remains Found at 9035 Banting Street

November 4, 2020 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of an individual whose remains were found at 9035 Banting Street about 3:35 p.m. on Tuesday (November 3).

The victim suffered no obvious signs of trauma.  The victim's gender, identity and cause of death are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives P. Pak and C. Flora reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to the above address after individuals clearing brush along Halls Bayou reported finding human remains.  

HPD homicide investigators, representatives from the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences, and a forensic anthropologist were subsequently called to the scene.

The investigation is pending results of an examination by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

Anyone with information on the identity of the deceased or in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

KJS/VHS  11-4-20
Inc. #146157320

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