HOUSTON — A body was found Thursday in a drainage ditch near Westchase, according to Houston police.

The body was discovered at about 12:20 p.m. by work crews mowing the grass in the 12100 block of Richmond.

Police said the body was in an advanced state of decomposition. 

Police are awaiting autopsy results. 

Anyone with information on this case is urged to call HPD Homicide at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477. 

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