Pharr police find body near port of entry
POSTED: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 10:58am
UPDATED: Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 8:05am
PHARR, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Pharr police have opened an investigation after a body was discovered near a U.S. Customs inspection location.
On Tuesday, August 5th Pharr police officers patrolling underneath the International Bridge spotted a body, of an unknown adult, in a grassy area.
The body did have identification and personal items on it. Investigators did not find any signs of foul play and are working with Mexican officials to verify the identity and gender of the body to notify family members.
An autopsy has been ordered to determine the cause of death and the case continues to be under investigation.