Man found dead with multiple gunshot wounds in Fayette County

LA GRANGE, Texas (KXAN) — A 43-year-old man was found dead Thursday morning in a home on Creamer Creek Road near La Grange in Fayette County.

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call at 9:45 a.m. about an unresponsive male. Deputies arrived to find a man, later identified as Jeremy Cornwell, with multiple gunshot wounds.

Deputies and the Texas Rangers are investigating Cornwell’s death. This is Fayette County’s first homicide of the year.

Crimestoppers is offering a $2,500 reward for information that leads to an arrest in this case. You can submit a tip by calling 968-8477 or 1-800-272-TIPS. 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. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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