Man's body found near George Bush Park

Author: Amanda Perez, Reporter, aperez@click2houston.com
Jill Courtney, Sr. Web Editor, Click2Houston.com
Published On: Dec 03 2013 11:14:44 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 03 2013 02:49:47 PM CST
HARRIS COUNTY -

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.