POTEET, Texas -- A man's body was found along a rural road in Atascosa County early Thursday.
The body was discovered by a passerby along East Gates Valley Road, north of Poteet, around 12:50 a.m. Thursday. Atascosa Chief Deputy David Soward said the Hispanic man in his 30's had been shot and had no ID on him. Soward added that the killing has the markings of a "gang hit."
"He had multiple tattoos on his body," said Soward. "Body was sent this morning to medical examiners office for an autopsy."
If you have any information about this case, please immediately contact the Atascosa County Investigations at 830-769-3434.