Hughes Springs murder suspect sought

By Bob Hallmark - bio | email
Posted by Dana Hughey - bio | email

HUGHES SPRINGS, TX - (KLTV) East Texas authorities are on the hunt for a man suspected in the murder of his stepfather.   Hughes Springs police say 47 year old Patrick Cathey was found dead Sunday by his parents at his home in the 300 block of 5th street. They say he died of blunt force trauma.

Investigators say evidence at the scene implicates 29 year old Glen Bowling,  Cathey's stepson.

Cathey's vehicle, a 2006 tan Chevrolet Cobalt, license plate SKW850, was not at the home and is believed to have been taken by Bowling.

Police say Bowling is suicidal, considered dangerous and should not be approached. If anyone has information on his whereabouts, call Hughes Springs police.

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