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Woman’s body found at local apartment complex, one arrested

Posted: 11:47 AM, Jun 28, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-29 15:07:06-04

A 48-year-old woman’s body was discovered last night at a local apartment complex. The body was under a tree and wrapped in a blanket, according to the Corpus Christi Police Department. One person has been arrested for murder. 
     
Just before 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, someone found the body near bushes at The Shores Apartments on Ennis Joslin Road near McArdle road.
     
As officers investigated the scene, they contacted 53-year-old John Smith and took him to the police station for questioning. He was later arrested for murder, according to the Corpus Christi Police Department. 

This is still an active investigation and there is no other information to be released at this time. If you have any information about this crime you are asked to contact detectives at 361-886-2840.