Gaines County Sheriff, Texas Rangers investigating dead body found Saturday

One man has been arrested and held on a $1 million

Gaines County Sheriff, Texas Rangers investigating dead body found Saturday
(Source: Gaines County Sheriff’s Office)

GAINES COUNTY, TX (KWES) - The Gaines County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a woman shot in the 400 block of County Road 300-J, Saturday around 8 p.m.

According to authorities, the Gaines County Deputies, Texas Department Of Public Safety Highway Patrol, and Seminole Police Department Officers responded to the call a few minutes later.

Officers found the body of Susana Peters Neufeld, 40, of Seminole, dead from a gunshot wound.

Jacob Neufeld, 41, was detained for questioning and after further investigation, an arrest warrant for murder was obtained through precinct 1 justice of the peace jeff james.

Neufeld is currently being held in the Gaines County Jail on a $1 million bond.

The Gaines County Sheriff’s Office is being assisted in the investigation by the Texas Rangers.

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