UPDATE: Police now investigating homicide after man found dead outside Abilene gas station


ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Abilene police are now investigating a homicide in connection to a man found dead outside of a gas station early Tuesday morning.

Carlos Veliz Jr., 33, has been identified as the victim on the homicide after his body was found lying outside the 7-Eleven in the 900 block of East South 11th Street around 3:30 a.m.

The circumstances surrounding Veliz’s death, originally deemed suspicious, have not been disclosed but investigators are now confident saying this is a homicide investigation.

Anyone with information on this homicide is asked to contact the Abilene Police Department at (325)673-8331 or Abilene Crime Stoppers at (325)676-8477.

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