Homicide Investigation Underway In Hopkins County After Deceased Body Found

Last night Hopkins County Deputies received a report of some personal items located on a county road North of Sulphur Springs.

Deputies searched the area and located a vehicle that had been abandoned. The vehicle is from the Dallas area and it was believed to have been dumped here.

A further search of the area was conducted and deputies did locate a deceased male that is believed to be associated with the vehicle and a victim of homicide.

At this time it appears that this is an isolated incident that started in the metroplex and the person and vehicle were left in our rural area.

This is all of the information we have available at this time. We will update you as we learn more.