Body of Guatemalan teen discovered in Presidio County

PRESIDIO COUNTY -- Authorities have identified the body of an 14-year-old undocumented immigrant that was discovered at a ranch.

According to the Presidio County Sheriff's Office, one of their deputies responded to 101 Ranch on January 26 for a report of a dead body.

The deputy was told that the body was discovered as cattle were being moved from one pasture to another at the ranch.

A birth certificate was found on the body which gave the teen's name and stated that he was from Guatemala.

Authorities say they then began the process of getting contact information for the teenager's parents to notify them of his death.

No cause of death was given in the report.