Man Found Dead In Texarkana Ditch Identified

Texarkana, Texas Police have identified the man found dead in a drainage ditch Saturday.

Police say the man is 42-year-old Jason Harmon of Texarkana.

Early autopsy reports show Harmon died from falling into the ditch. Alcohol may have also been a factor.

Police continue their investigation.

From May 10

A person passing by a ditch on a Texarkana, Texas street made a gruesome discovery when he found a dead body.

That discovery happened about 3:30 Saturday afternoon in the 4200 block of Wood Street.

Police describe the victm as a 44-year old man from Texarkana.

They believe he fell seven feet into the ditch while walking along the edge.

Authorities sent the body to Dallas for an autopsy.