Mathis police investigating possible homicide

San Patricio County Sheriff’s officers as well as Texas Rangers are investigating a possible homicide that occurred on North Bee Street in Mathis.

MATHIS – Just after 4 p.m. on Monday, the Mathis Police Department was called out to a vacant building on the 100 block of North Bee Street where the body of a man in his 80s was found.

The man’s brother had been looking for him, and  said he was last seen at 6 a.m.

According to the Mathis police, because of the injuries the man sustained, they would be investigating it as a homicide and have brought the Texas Rangers in to assist in the investigation.

The man’s name has not been released and the investigation is ongoing.