UPDATE: Body found this morning at White Rock Lake identified as missing Grand Prairie man

As you may have seen on DFW Scanner or other news pages, the Grand Prairie Police Department had been searching for a missing couple, Alfonso Hernandez and Weltzin Garcia. They were reported missing on February 5th. Hernandez’s vehicle was located at White Rock Lake.

This morning just after 9am, Dallas Police Department and Fire-Rescue personnel were called to the scene of a body in the water at White Rock Lake. Units responded and recovered the body.

According to Grand Prairie police officials, the body has been identified as Alfonso Hernandez. His body was transported to the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s Office for cause of death information.

The Dallas Police Department Dive Team, Texas Parks and Wildlife and Grand Prairie detectives continue to search for Weltzin Garcia and any additional evidence.