Body found in southeast Bexar County identified

Jose Figueroa's body found with stabs wounds in wooded area

Published On: Mar 05 2013 04:52:01 AM CST
Body found
SAN ANTONIO -

A body found in a wooded area in southeast Bexar County has been identified by the medical examiner's office.

Jose Figueroa, 53, was found Saturday afternoon in the 1100 block of Roddy Road by a man checking his property.

Investigators said Figueroa was lying face down and had been in the woods for at least three to four days.

Sheriff's deputies said he died of multiple stab wounds. Bexar County investigators are treating Figueroa's death as a homicide.