July 3, 2014 - Houston police have learned the identity of a man found deceased at 4900 State Highway 35 about 9:15 a.m. on June 27.
The male is identified as Ridwan Ayoola Ajala, 18.
HPD Homicide Division Officer R. Lujan reported:
The crew of a train passing over Brays Bayou at the above address observed what appeared to be a body in the water and called police. Officers arrived and found the body of a black male on the north side of the bayou.
Investigators have determined the male (Ajala) is the suspect who stole a van on June 24, drove it into the bayou (at 4200 South MacGregor), jumped from the vehicle and never resurfaced.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.