Body found in Brays Bayou near UH

Vehicle seen in water upstream not connected, authorities say

HOUSTON – Detectives are investigating the death of a person whose body was found in Brays Bayou near the Unviersity of Houston campus Friday morning, police said.

About 7:45 a.m., investigators were called to the bayou just south of the campus along North MacGregor Way.

A vehicle seen in the water more than a mile upstream, but police said they are not sure if the body is related to it.

Police said the victim appears to be a man, and there were no obvious signs of trauma to the body. They could not immediately say how long the body had been in the bayou.

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Aaron Barker has been a senior digital editor at KPRC 2 since 2016. As a meteorologist, he specializes in stories about the weather. He has covered Hurricane Harvey, the Astros first World Series win, the Santa Fe High School shooting, the ITC fire and Tropical Storm Imelda.