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Detectives investigating double homicide at Fisherman's Cove
From the Office of Sheriff Hentry Trochesset
Sheriff Galveston County
Galveston County Sheriff's investigators are at a scene where two bodies were discovered earlier this morning.
Deputies were called shortly before 7:45 a.m. today to the 700 block of State Highway 87 in Port Bolivar when a caller reported the discovery.
Early reports from investigators indicate the victims are both female. Neither has yet been identified, and detectives are working with the Galveston County Medical Examiner's Office to determine cause and manner of death.
Detectives believe the two victims were killed elsewhere and their bodies left where they were discovered.
Additional information will be released once detectives are able to complete their on-scene investigation.
Detectives with the Galveston County Sheriff's Office are investigating a double homicide.
A Sheriff's Office spokesperson at 10:30 a.m. confirmed that the killings happened at Fisherman's Cove at 807 Texas Highway 87 near the ferry landing.
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