The Gregg County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was pulled from the Sabine River on Wednesday morning, according to News-Journal news partner CBS 19.
According to the sheriff’s office, dispatch received a call just after 8:45 a.m. about the body.
When officials arrived on scene, they found the body near the Texas 149 boat ramp in Lakeport.
An autopsy was ordered by Gregg County Pct. 4 Justice of the Peace Robby Cox.
Officials are waiting to learn a possible cause of death and to get a positive identification, then will notify the next of kin.