Houston Police Department
Investigation into Man's Body Found at 200 North Main

July 17, 2012 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found in the bayou at 200 North Main about 2:10 p.m. on Monday (July 17).

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

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officers M. Khan and S. Anderson reported:

A witness was unloading a truck near Buffalo Bayou at the above address when he discovered the victim's body in the water and called 9-1-1.  Houston police and fire department personnel responded and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is pending the victim's cause of death.

JKS/JFC 7-17-12
Inc. #089973512

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