Passerby finds body in woods

January 2, 2012 11:54:58 AM PST
Deputies are investigating a body discovered in the woods in northwest Harris County.

According to the Harris County Sheriff's Office, a passerby discovered the body in an area a couple hundred feet off of Dowdell near Kuykendahl.

The victim is 20-25 years old and was found nude and bloodied. Officials say there aren't any clothes in the area and they have not been able to determine even a tentative ID.

Investigators aren't sure how the victim may have died, but they are currently handling the case as a homicide. It's not yet known if the man's description matches any recent missing person cases.

Stay with ABC13 Eyewitness News for the latest on this developing story.