Man charged with murder after body found near Humble in July, police say

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ABC13 crews at the scene said the body was behind a Chevy Tahoe in the lot. It was unclear exactly how long the man had been there.

HUMBLE, Texas (KTRK) -- A man has been arrested after a body was found on the side of the road last month near the Humble area, according to police.

Authorities said 22-year-old Dafore Harris was arrested and charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a man found at 20900 Birnamwood Blvd at about 8 a.m. on July 5.

The video above is from a previous report.

Houston police officers responded to the scene after a passerby found the victim, later identified as Kenny Page, 48, on the side of a roadway.

Police said Page had suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Further investigation led police to identify Harris as the suspect in this case.

He was subsequently charged and arrested on Sunday without incident, police said.