SAN ANTONIO – On Wednesday, July 3rd, around 7:40 a.m. a pedestrian discovered a body inside a dumpster on the Northeast Side of the city in the 8000 block of Midcrown Drive.
According to police, they responded to a call from a man who stated he had stopped at the dumpster to throw away trash on his way to work. When lifting the lid of the dumpster to throw away the trash the man saw a body.
Investigators state that the body in the dumpster is male and had suffered a gunshot wound to the head. Police also state a handgun and pistol casings were discovered at the scene.
According to officials, the victim’s identity has yet to be confirmed.