Authorities locate Tahoe related to Gregg Co. beating

RUSK COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Authorities have located the missing vehicle related to the beating of a Gregg County man that left him close to death.

21-year-old Alfonzo Morales Hernandez was hospitalized with life threatening injuries in December after investigators say multiple suspects beat Hernandez, then dumped his body into a parking lot off of Highway 31 in Gregg County. The suspects then took off in Hernandez's black Chevy Tahoe.

This weekend, officials recovered the vehicle and processed it for evidence. Hernandez's fiance tells us that there were blood stains and other evidence inside of the vehicle, but did not give any further details.

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