UPDATE: 22-year-old’s body found in pond near Waxahachie apartment complex

The Waxahachie Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a body yesterday afternoon.

Yesterday, April 25th, at approximately 3:30pm, Waxahachie Police Department received a report that a landscaper discovered the body of a male on the banks of a pond located near the Hunter’s Cove Apartments (1200 block of W. Highway 287 bypass). Waxahachie police officers, detectives, and crime scene investigators along with Waxahachie fire personnel responded to the scene. The body was taken to the Dallas Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy.

The body has been identified as a 22-year-old Waxahachie resident. He was last seen by neighbors on Saturday, April 20th. The cause and manner of death are currently pending.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.