Police say patrol officers responded to 6303 Cullen after witnesses reported finding a human skull in the courtyard of an abandoned apartment complex. Witnesses were evaluating the property for possible purchase when they discovered the skull. A search of the property was conducted and nearly the entire skeleton of what is believed to be a female was found.
The remains will be examined by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences to determine the identity and cause of death.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600.