Lamesa Police are looking at a person or persons of interest after the body of a 28-year-old missing man was found. The body of Michael Lopez was found buried in a shallow grave three days after he went missing. Family members say he was last seen leaving his house Tuesday night with his cousin. Michael's cousin lives at the house where the body was found. Crime lab experts spent the day combing the area in and around the home. Lamesa Chief of Police Richard Garcia says some items were taken in for evaluation. A suspect has not yet been named.
11/4/05 Body of Missing Lamesa Man Found Authorities executed a search warrant at a Lamesa home Friday night where a man was found dead earlier in the day. NewsChannel 11's Christy Hartin spent the day uncovering information about this death investigation.