Man’s death in Guadalupe County related to death of woman, child near Houston, authorities say

Man identified as Richard James Logan, 53.

Sugar Land police discovered two bodies at a home during a welfare check on Feb. 11, 2020.
Sugar Land police discovered two bodies at a home during a welfare check on Feb. 11, 2020. (KPRC)

San Marcos – A man found dead outside a San Marcos business has ties to a double murder near Houston, according to the Guadalupe County Sheriff’s Office.

Richard James Logan, 53, died of a single gunshot wound, GCSO said.

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After Logan’s body was found in the 100 block of Dandelion Trail in San Marcos, police in Sugar Land performed a welfare check at his home and found the bodies of a woman and a child, according to Click2Houston.com.

The child is believed to be about 8 or 9 years old.

Click2Houston reports that police said the bodies showed signs of trauma and gunshot wounds.

Watch a press conference from Sugar Land, provided by Click2Houston:


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