Pecos Man Found Dead, Police Investigating

Pecos Man Found Dead, Police Investigating

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

PECOS - A Pecos man was found dead Tuesday morning in Pecos.

Pecos Police tell NewsWest 9, police received a call around 1:40 a.m. about guns being shot off in the 900 block of Martinez Street but officers didn't find anything.

About two hours later, an officer discovered a body at the intersection of 8th Street & Sycamore.

We're told EMS responded and determined that the victim was dead.

The victim has been identified as 49-year-old David Villalon of Pecos.

An autopsy has been ordered and the investigation is ongoing.

Officials say the death is being investigated as a homicide.