Unidentified Male, Bayou Body Count No. 165

Homicide detectives are looking for information on a man found dead from a gunshot wound on the north side early Sunday morning.

The victim, a male believed to be 35-40 years old, was found in a ditch in the 1200 block of Barkley about 6:15 a.m. Sunday, HPD says.

"Residents along the street reported to HPD investigators hearing a gunshot about two hours earlier at 4:15 a.m.," police say.

Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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