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Man in fatal Cherokee County shooting identified

Published: Oct. 9, 2016 at 4:28 PM CDT|Updated: Oct. 9, 2016 at 7:53 PM CDT
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CHEROKEE COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Cherokee County police are investigating an incident involving a man who was shot and killed this morning on FM 2274 near CR 4502.

The man was identified as Mario Rodriguez, 27.

Sheriff James Campbell said that Rodriguez father called around midnight to report that his son was missing for several hours. 

Around 9 am, police found Rodriguez dead inside his dad’s car. Campbell said that they suspect foul play and are currently looking for suspects. 

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