Floresville worker finds body off U.S. 181
Officials conduct their investigation May 2 after a Floresville city worker found a body off U.S. 181 in Floresville. / WILLIAM J. GIBBS JR.
Wilson County News
May 2, 2014, 4:00pm
FLORESVILLE -- Police are releasing few details at this time about the discovery of a body off U.S. 181 here May 2.
A Floresville city worker was mowing the grass on the highway’s southbound shoulder near the SouthTrust Bank (formerly the First National Bank) when he saw the body in a drainage culvert. Detective George Ortiz of the Floresville Police Department confirmed the badly decomposed body is that of a male, age unknown.
As of 3:45 p.m., Wilson County Pct. 3 Justice of the Peace Jim Burdette was on the scene and a Texas Ranger was en route.
The Wilson County News is following this story.
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