Body found in field in southeast Houston


Investigators say they were called to the scene in the 13200 block of Wayside and Almeda Genoa at around noon Wednesday. The body appeared to be decomposing.

Police say a citizen was doing work on a nearby property when he discovered a male's decomposed body. According to police, it is unknown how long the body had been in the field.

The male was wearing tan pants, black slip-on shoes and a brown belt. There was a maroon T-shirt lying next to him.

The identity of the male, who suffered no apparent signs of trauma, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

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

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