Dead body found in northeast Houston

Officials: Body was found wrapped inside a carpet

HOUSTON - A dead body was found Monday afternoon in northeast Houston.

Homicide investigators were called out to the scene at North Green River near Verde Street at around 4:30 p.m. Monday.

Local 2 was told the body was found wrapped inside a carpet.

An autopsy was scheduled for Tuesday morning to help identify the victim and the cause of death.

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