Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found at 7355 Roundhouse Lane about 8:35 a.m. today (April 28).
The identity of the male and his cause of death are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. Miller and Detective D. Stark reported:
HPD patrol officers responded to a rail yard at the above address regarding remains of a person found inside a rail car. Investigators were unable to determine the immediate cause of death due to the remains being in an advanced state of decomposition. The male had no identification on his person, but currency from Mexico was found in his pocket.
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.