Army continues investigation into death of Clovis soldier

Published: Jan. 6, 2016 at 9:20 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 7, 2016 at 2:44 AM CST
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Fort Hood, TX -  The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command continues their investigation into the death of Staff. Sgt. Devin Schuette of Clovis.

Law enforcement officials discovered Schuette's body inside a car near the Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area in Fort Hood on Sunday.

His family said Schuette had been missing since New Years Day.

"I can tell you that at this point in the investigation we don't have any evidence of foul play, but have not completely ruled it out in order to conduct a complete and thorough death investigation," said Chris Grey, the spokesman for the Army Criminal Investigation Command. "No other information on the investigation is available at this time."

Schuette was serving as an intelligence analyst at Fort Hood. He also served three overseas tours as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Schuette's awards and decorations include five Army Commendation Medals, one Army Achievement Medal, five Army Good Conduct Medals, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal with campaign stars, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, two Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbons, Army Service Ribbon, four Overseas Service Ribbons, Combat Infantry Badge, Parachutist Badge with Distinguished Service-Bronze Service Star and Parachutist Badge.

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