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Officials Investigating After Body Was Found in Lea County

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NewsWest 9

LEA COUNTY, N.M. - The body of an Andrews man that went missing on Sunday may have been found in Lea County.

The Lea County Sheriff's Office tells NewsWest 9, the body has been tentatively identified as 37-year-old Troy Lee Allen.

The body was found in a pasture about two miles away from his car which was on a ranch road, about eight miles north of Highway 380.

Investigators are not sure how he died.

The body has been sent off to a medical investigator for an autopsy.