Man Found Dead at Concho River

On Sunday, March 11, a body was found near the Concho River underneath the W. Beauregard bridge.

SAPD was dispatched to the river after a civilian passing by called the tip line to reveal that a man was floating in the river.

The deceased has been identified as 26-year old Philip A. Lara.

Justice of the Peace Fred Buck pronounced the man dead at the scene and ordered an autopsy.

The cause of death is under investigation.

Detective Josh Jones is the lead investigator of this case.