KXAN Staff - LEDBETTER, Texas (KXAN) -- The death of a 43-year-old man in Lee County is being investigated as a homicide.
The Lee County Sheriff's Office says they responded to a home in the 4000 block of County Road 127 in Ledbetter around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday. Ledbetter is located on US 290 in between Giddings and Carmine.
According to the Giddings Times and News, the man was reportedly shot and there was a possible pursuit.
Authorities have not released the victim's identity at this time. The Texas Rangers is assisting Lee County with the investigation.