Ector Co. authorities identify man found on Sunday

Ector Co. authorities identify man found on Sunday
(Source: Raycom Media)

ECTOR COUNTY, TX (KWES) - UPDATE: Authorities have identified the victim as Jerome Fernandez, 49, from Ector County.

We're told the results of the final autopsy are still pending.

Cause of death remains under investigation.

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The Ector County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible homicide.

Officers responded to the 5300 block of East San Benito where they found a man dead. They believe he is in his mid-50s.

The cause of death will be determined by an autopsy.

At this time it is being investigated as a homicide.

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