UPDATE: body found in Bowie County has gunshot wound to the head

BOWIE COUNTY, TX (KSLA) – Deputies in Bowie County now say that the body of 18-year-old David Earl Neal of Texarkana, Texas, was found with a gunshot wound to the head.

Shortly after 5:30 a.m. Friday, Bowie County, Texas Sheriff's Deputies were called to South Bend Rd. (County Rd. 1330) to reports of a young man's body on the road near some railroad tracks.

Officials at the scene that night say the body appeared to have suffered some head trauma. They were calling it a suspicious death. Now, they have determined that the body had a gunshot wound to the head.

The investigation into Neal's death is ongoing. Investigators are now interviewing people in connection with the killing.

Be sure to stay tuned to KSLA News 12 and KSLA.com for updates to this still developing story.

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