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Body found at southside homeless camp

Body found near south side homeless camp
Posted at 12:42 PM, Sep 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-25 13:50:18-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The discovery of a body near a homeless campsite on the south side has set off a police investigation.

The body was found around 4 p.m. Tuesday in a field off Saratoga between Staples and Cimarron.

It's not known if the person died of natural causes or if there was a crime involved.

Police haven’t released an identity of the deceased person, but believe it could be connected to a 3-month old missing persons case.