Austin police need help identifying man found dead in field

FILE - Austin police vehicle (KXAN File Photo)
FILE - Austin police vehicle (KXAN File Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Police need help identifying a man who was found dead in a field behind an HEB store, 7112 Ed Bluestein Blvd., in Northeast Austin. Officers found the man about 7:30 p.m. on Aug. 11.


  • White male
  • 5’10” tall
  • 147 lbs.
  • Gray/Brown hair
  • Gray appearing mustache and beard
  • Tattoo on upper right arm “SHARON”

Police say he was wearing a gray shirt that read, “Granger Lakefest 5k 2010 Get Fit for Life.” He was also wearing light green shorts and gray Puma-brand sneakers.

Foul play is not expected at this time. Austin Police Homicide detectives ask anyone with information to call 512-477-3588. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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