ECTOR COUNTY, Texas (KMID/KPEJ)- The Ector County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was found near SH 302 and FM 181. Sheriff Mike Griffis said he considers this a homicide investigation. 

The body was found around 10:30 a.m. on June 27 and appeared to have been there for two to five days. The victim was described as a white man between the ages of 30 and 35. 

No other details have been released; the investigation is ongoing.