HARRIS COUNTY -

Authorities are investigating after a person died inside a northwest Harris County donut shop.

It happened Tuesday morning at the Fantastic Donut Shop located in the 14700 block of Highway 249 near Fallbrook.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were called to the shop after a customer walked in to place an order, but found no one inside.

Officials said the customer walked to the back and found the body.

Investigators have not yet said how the clerk died.

Officials said the owner was shot during a robbery at the shop back in September and is still recovering from his injuries.