HOUSTON — Police have responded to a scene after a body was found in a retention pond in southeast Houston Tuesday.

This happened around 11:30 a.m. in the 11900 block of Astoria Boulevard not far from Memorial Hermann Southeast Esophageal Disease Center. Preliminary information said the man was not a patient at the hospital. 

Views from Air 11 showed a body that had been pulled from the water on the banks near a bridge.

The man's identity has not been released.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to call HPD Homicide at 713-308-3600.

Check back for updates.

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