ROSENBERG (Covering Fort Bend News) – Lewis Butler, a well known elderly homeless man in Fort Bend County died Sunday, June 9, 2019.
Butler was unresponsive when Rosenberg Police officers were called to do a welfare check on him Sunday night at Wessendorff Middle School located at 5201 Mustang Avenue. He was transported by EMS and later pronounced dead at a local hospital.
“This incident is under investigation, but at this time no foul play is suspected,” said a statement from the Rosenberg Police.
“If you have ever spent any amount of time cruising the roads of Fort Bend County between Katy and Sugar Land you have probably seen Mr. Butler on one bicycle or another,” said Police Chief Jonathan White. “We are saddened by the news of Mr. Butler’s passing and offer our deepest condolences to his family.”