Police investigating murder in Fort Stockton

FORT STOCKTON -- The Fort Stockton Police Department is investigating the murder of a man whose body was found Tuesday morning.

According to FSPD, their officers responded to a motel at 6:49 a.m. for a call of an unattended death.

When police arrived on scene they found the body of a man who had passed away.

The victim has not been identified at this time.

Fort Stockton Police tell CBS 7 that they are investigating the man's death as a homicide.

An eyewitness tells CBS 7 that a large police presence was seen near All Inn on that morning.

CBS 7 will update this story as more information is released.