ODESSA, TX (KFDA) - Officials in Odessa are investigating the death of a man from our area.
A body found last month in a shallow grave in NW Ector County has been identified.
Ector County Sheriff Mike Griffis says the body of a man reported missing in September is Fred Hardy McNeal, 26, of Portales.
Sheriff Griffis says they are investigating the case as a homicide and there is more than one person of interest.
If you have information on this case call the Ector County Sheriff's Office at (432) 335-3050.