The identity of the victim is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Homicide Division Officers S. Sylvester and E. Zugner reported:
The male was found on a couch inside an abandoned house with no utilities. His body was in an advanced stage of decomposition.
At this time, it appears this is a natural death. The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences will conduct an autopsy to determine the man’s cause of death.