Deceased Body Found in Big Spring May Be Missing Lubbock Woman - KWES NewsWest 9 / Midland, Odessa, Big Spring, TX: newswest9.com |

Deceased Body Found in Big Spring May Be Missing Lubbock Woman

By Justin Kree
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - A woman's body was found late Wednesday afternoon in Big Spring.

Lubbock police have joined in the investigation because that woman might be 41-year-old Rachel Guzman who hasn't been seen since Friday. It is not yet confirmed that the body is Guzman, however, Lubbock police have taken over the case.

Lubbock detectives and crime scene personnel we're combing over the scene where the body was found.

Guzman's husband Epifanio Guzman lived in Big Spring and is no stranger to the law. His criminal record dates back to 1990, when he was arrested for assault. He spent time in jail over the years on drug charges and driving on a suspended license.

In October of 1995, he was arrested again for engaging in organized crime activity. He now is back at Howard County jail in Big Spring for an unrelated charge.

NewsWest 9 will bring you all the latest developments as it becomes available.

Powered by Frankly