Decomposing body found in wooded area near Pflugerville


PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (KXAN) — A call to police lead Travis County investigators to a decomposed body Monday afternoon.

The Travis County Sheriff’s Office determined the body was “in advanced stages of decomposition.”

Someone called police saying they found bones in the woods at 5:36 p.m. near the Avalon neighborhood located along the 3200 block of Chalice Well Drive in Pflugerville.

Authorities remained near the scene all night to make sure it was secure.

The Travis County medical examiner and crime scene investigators arrived on scene around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday to go through evidence during daylight due to the body’s location in the wooded area.

Officials say it’s too early to call it suspicious.

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