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Man dead inside Houston home 3 days before authorities called, police say

Cause of death unknown

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HOUSTON – A 60-year-old man's body was found in a Houston home after he had been dead for three days, officials said. 

According to police, a couple renting a house at 9215 Willow Meadow Drive called authorities at 10:30 p.m. Saturday to notify them that a man was dead inside their home. 

Homicide detectives said the man's body had been face down in a back bedroom of the house for three days.

This story comes from KPRC in Houston

Police are questioning both residents to understand why authorities were not called sooner.

Officials said the motive and cause of death is still unknown. 

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