Castro County Homicide Investigation

Castro County, TX - A Justice of the Peace has ordered an autopsy of a man's body found in Castro County this morning.

Multiple law enforcement agencies suspect foul play after a tip came in to Lubbock Police that there may be a homicide victim somewhere in the area.

It took six hours of searching after a 911 call to find the possible victim off of a county road.

Right now the body is still being identified. This is an active murder investigation.