Authorities identify body found near Morton on Monday, no foul play suspected

Authorities identify body found near Morton
Published: Sep. 5, 2018 at 4:47 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 6, 2018 at 2:54 PM CDT
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MORTON, TX (KCBD) - Authorities have released the identity of the body found by a passerby in a remote area three miles southwest of Morton on Monday.

The body has been identified as Ricky Mendoza, 39-year old Hispanic male from Morton, Texas. No foul play is suspected.

Evidence at the scene has led investigators to believe the body has been there for several weeks.

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