HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - Authorities on Friday say decomposed remains found Thursday in northwest Harris County are those of a dog's.

Investigators were on the scene in the 8000 block of Point Northwest Boulevard Thursday where they taped off a field behind homes in the area.

Deputies say someone called to report a foul smell Thursday morning and found a small, plastic tub. They say that person found some type of badly decomposed remains inside.

The remains were taken to the Medical Examiner's Office for further investigation.