Presidio Man Dies While Searching for Arrowheads

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

REEVES COUNTY - A tragic end to a treasure hunt in Reeves County.

A Presidio man died on a hunt for arrowheads.

We're told 69-year-old John Barrett's body was found on Thursday night.

He was looking for arrow heads with James Dixon, about 10 miles south of Pecos.

We're told Barrett became disoriented and wandered off.

The sheriff's office and a border patrol helicopter searched for him.

He was found after 5 p.m. five Thursday night.

Dixon was unharmed.