Smith County Man Found Dead Inside Home

The Smith County Sheriff's Department is investigating an early morning homicide.  Authorities say Dex Mclean, 21 was found dead inside his Flint home around 3:30 a.m., Saturday by his parents.  The home is located on Lake Palestine at 1470 Harbor Way.  Right now, authorities are not sure how Mclean died, but said he does have an injury to his head.  The family dog was also found dead behind the home.

Authorities say there are no signs of forced entry, and right now they are asking for anyone with information to call the Smith County Sheriff's Department.  Mclean's body has been sent to Dallas for an autopsy.  KLTV has a crew on the scene.  We will bring you the latest on and KLTV 7 News at six.

Molly Reuter, Reporting.