Houston police are awaiting autopsy results on a deceased individual found at 8900 Brae Acres Road about 9:05 a.m. today (July 19).
The identity of the individual is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant C. Duncan and Detective D. Stark reported:
HPD patrol officers responded to a call of a possible body found in a roadside ditch at the above address. Officers found the body was wrapped in a black blanket, duct taped, then wrapped in a red sheet.
At this time, the gender, race, and age of the deceased individual are unknown. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the 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.