Authorities identify body found in empty field

Gas delivery driver discovered body Thursday morning


SAN ANTONIO – Authorities released the name of a man whose body was found in an empty field in south Bexar County.

The victim is identified as 25-year-old Mark Anthony Macias Jr.

A propane gas delivery driver made the discovery around 11:30 a.m. last Friday. He was on his lunch break when he saw the body in an empty field off Spanish Grant Road, near 1604.

The medical examiner said Macias died from multiple gunshot wounds.

The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office said Macias was clothed. They’re looking into whether his body was dumped or if he was killed at the scene.

Anyone with information about Macias’s death is asked to call the BCSO tip line at 210-335-8477.

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