Man attempting to steal speakers from abandoned car finds body in trunk

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by KHOU.com staff

Belo Affiliate

Posted on September 24, 2012 at 9:54 AM

HOUSTON— A man was attempting to steal speakers from an abandoned car in east Houston made a gruesome discovery early Monday, according to Houston police.

A passing motorist noticed an abandoned Chevy, with the trunk partially opened, near a ditch in the 12800 block of Nimitz around 4 a.m.
The passerby pulled over with the intent of swiping the speakers, then found the body stuffed inside the trunk, according to HPD.
Police do not know the victim’s identity or his cause of death, but do not feel the passerby was involved. 
 

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