Hobbs Police Investigating after Finding a Dead Body in a Burned Home

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, NEW MEXICO - Hobbs police are investigating after finding a body just north of Hobbs.

It all happened early Saturday morning after firefighters and sheriff's deputies found a mobile home fully engulfed in the 700 block of Baregrass.

After Hobbs fire crews put out the blaze, authorities found a man's body inside.

The body was sent to Albuquerque for an autopsy and to help identify the body.

No other details have been released.

If you have any information about the fire, you are asked to call the Lea County Sheriff's Office or Hobbs CrimeStoppers.