Parents of missing San Antonio-area teen to ID body found in Mexico

Family of Justin Walker grateful for support, spokesperson says


SAN ANTONIO – Family members of missing Fair Oaks Ranch teenager Justin Walker, 18, are headed to Mexico to identify a body found Wednesday, according to a family spokesperson.

The body, which matches Walker's description, was found on a beach near Matamoros.

Walker was last seen Saturday night leaving Schlitterbahn water park in South Padre.

The family spokesperson said the Walkers are grateful for the community's support and want to thank everyone for their prayers.

If the body is identified as Justin Walker, it will be brought back to Texas and an autopsy will then be conducted in Brownsville.

The family will provide any updates on services.