Man's body found near George Bush Park

Published On: Dec 24 2013 05:33:39 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 03 2013 02:49:47 PM CST

Officials believe the man whose body was found near the levee in George Bush Park took his own life.

The Harris County Precinct 5 Constable’s Office says the body was found Tuesday morning in the 3600 block of Barker Cypress near FM 1093.

A Houston police homicide investigator said the victim, believed to be in his mid 20s, suffered a single gunshot wound. Officials said there were no signs of foul play and believe he suffered a self inflicted wound.

This investigation is ongoing to determine an official cause of death.

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