Body found in central Lubbock backyard - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/10/10

Body found in central Lubbock backyard

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Lubbock Police detectives say they are not pursuing a homicide investigation after a body was found overnight, face down in a puddle of water in a backyard near 49th and Avenue U.

Police say the man appeared to be tangled up in a garden hose. Investigators tell KCBD NewsChannel 11 that he may have been there for 24 to 48 hours.

So far, they tell us there does not appear to be any foul play. An autopsy is planned for Tuesday afternoon.

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