An earlier version of this story included references to the Texas man’s identity, which have since been removed.
PORTALES, N.M. (KAMR/KCIT) — On Friday, the New Mexico State Police reported that a male, 36, from Texas was pronounced dead after officers responded to Oasis State Park in Portales, NM.
According to a New Mexico State Police release, his body was found dead from an apparent gunshot wound to his head inside a parked vehicle. Officers said it appears the gunshot was self-inflicted and there was no foul play involved.
Police said he was pronounced dead by the Office of the Medical Investigator (OMI). His body was transported to OMI for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death.
Officers said the investigation remains ongoing. This case is being investigated by the New Mexico State Police Investigations Bureau.