Illegal Immigrants Body Found Dead in Terrell County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

TERRELL COUNTY - An illegal immigrant's body was found last week in Terrell County.

Border Patrol discovered the body while picking up some illegal immigrants.

The illegal immigrants told Border Patrol that they left a man behind who died on the trip.

A helicopter was called in to survey the area and they were able to spot the body last Wednesday.

The body was recovered and was sent to undergo an autopsy.

Authorities are still investigating.

They believe the man may have died last Tuesday.