POSTED: Wednesday, March 16, 2011 - 11:47am
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 16, 2011 - 6:57pm
EL PASO – An investigation into a body found in a Lower Valley field yesterday is now a murder investigation.
Police said the woman's body was covered by dirt, brush, and was decomposed.
While police said she was murdered, they are waiting on autopsy results to find out how she died and who she was.
The body was discovered in a dirt field behind a business in the 9500 block N. Loop around 3:45 p.m. Tuesday.
If anyone has information they are asked to call the police at 915.832.4400 or to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 915.566.8477.
This is the 11th murder of 2011.