HPD investigating after decomposing body found inside apartment

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HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating after finding a body in a severe state of decomposition at 3606 Rosedale around 4 p.m. on Dec. 2.

The gender, identity and cause of death of the victim are pending identification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

Police said they responded to a report of a dead body at an apartment, and when they arrived, they found the body in a severe state of decomposition.

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