Man's body found in White Oak Bayou

Police are investigating after a man's body was found Sunday in White Oak Bayou in north Houston.

February 7, 2011 12:12:06 PM PST
Houston police are investigating a deadly discovery on the north side.

A man's body was found dead in a bayou. A boy and his uncle discovered the body floating in White Oak Bayou near Booth on Sunday in north Houston.

Investigators say it's not clear how the man died and they're working to identify him.

Authorities say the victim was wearing wearing brown socks, a black or dark green T-shirt that read "Made in Ireland," and had numerous tattoos on his arms, calves, chest and neck.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600.