UPDATE: After receiving the preliminary autopsy results this case is now being investigated as a homicide. The victim has been identified as 41 year-old Camilo Garza of Hallsville. Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Longview Police Detective Terry Davis at 903-237-1199, Gregg County Crimestoppers at 903-236-7867 or greggcountycrimestoppers.org
On October 9, 2016 at 12:53 p.m., Longview Police were dispatched to an Assist Longview Fire Department in the 1400 Block of Sabine Street. When officers arrived they were told that there was a vehicle on fire near the railroad tracks. After the Fire Department extinguished the blaze they found a body inside the truck. Police will continue to investigate this death and will release more information as it becomes available.