Unidentified Male, 24, Bayou Body Count No. 1
The name of the victim, 24, has not been released pending notification of family members.
His roommate returned to their apartment in the 9400 block of Coventry Square about 5:45 a.m. New Year's Day and found the body. HPD says the victim suffered multiple stab wounds and "appeared to have been stabbed during a struggle."
There are no witnesses or motives at this time, HPD says. Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.