HPD: Body found at retention pond in Alief area

SkyEye 13 HD was over the scene of police activity in the Alief area where a body was reportedly found at a retention pond.

May 1, 2013 3:14:19 PM PDT
A body has been found at a retention pond in the Alief area.

Police are on scene at the back of a subdivision on Shadow Trace, near Westpark Tollway and Dairy Ashford. Medical examiners and crime scene investigators have arrived.

Houston police say they were called to the area around 3:30 Wednesday afternoon by someone who saw the body floating. Right now it is unclear whether the death is an accident or a homicide

It's not yet known whether the victim 's a man or a woman.

We're gathering more information and will bring you more details as they come into the newsroom.

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