On August 27th, 2017
at approximately 9:13 AM Officers with the La Marque Police Department
responded to 6410 Interstate 45 (Wal-Mart) in the City of La Marque in
reference to an unresponsive person in the parking lot.
Officers arrived on scene and found that the male subject was deceased.
At this time it is unknown if the subject passed away from health conditions or
due to drowning, there was high water in the area of Wal-Mart last night.
The male subject (52 years of age) is known
to be homeless and frequents that area. At this time the name of person is not
being released pending a notification with next of kin. An autopsy will be
conducted to determine the exact cause of death.
The deceased person was identified as Timothy Noland (52 years of Age).
A cause of death has not been ruled by the Galveston County Medical Examiner’s
Office at this time and is still under review. Toxicology reports are pending
to assist in that determination. At this time, no “foul play” is suspected in
the death of Timothy Noland.
The La Marque Police Department will provide an update on the cause of
death when it is made available by the Galveston County Medical Examiner’s