A deputy discovered the remains of a woman's body after doing "a followup regarding some GPS coordinates" south of Bob Hall Pier, near Mile Marker 263. “It’s believed there might be another one missing. Help support local journalism with a digital subscription to the Corpus Christi Caller-Times. Texas Rangers, Border Patrol, Department of Public Safety, Texas Parks and Wildlife and U.S. Coast Guard officials combed the area Monday morning with cadaver dogs and drones. The sheriff's office said remains of a man and woman were found in a shallow grave on Padre Island, and have been transported to a medical examiner to be identified. Your email address will not be published. They were last seen near Kleberg County, Have you seen Jessica Martinez? 26 CORPUS CHRISTI, TX. Want the whole story? (THECOUNT) — Investigators are trying to identify two bodies found buried at South Texas Padre Island discovered amid the search for missing New Hampshire couple, 48-year-old James Butler and his wife, 46-year-old Michelle Butler. "It could be something that was coincidental. There were three of them. Chief Deputy Jaime Garza says a man's body was discovered Monday beneath the first body. More: Have you seen this missing couple? These places are the best in America for educating students at all levels. Information leading to an arrest could result in a reward. The sheriff's office said remains of a man and woman were found in a shallow grave on Padre Island, and have been transported to a medical examiner to be identified. The couple had been reported missing nearly two weeks ago, and authorities were working Monday to identify the bodies. Permanent link to this article: https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2019/04/26/body-found-on-county-beach/. The two Republican members of North Carolina’s state elections board have resigned after signing off on a settlement to help voters fix absentee ballot problems. https://www.portisabelsouthpadre.com/2019/04/26/body-found-on-county-beach/, High-ticket dinner raises questions, Board members provide answers, After bomb threat, memories from Causeway collapse resurface, SPI Convention Centre and Visitors Bureau, South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center, Dolphin Research and Sealife Nature Center, Cameron County District Attorney's Office. (Photo courtesy of Cameron County) Tweet [...]. The deadline to complete the census is now September 30. A second Boston city councilor has announced that she will run for mayor. Help support local journalism with a digital subscription to the Corpus Christi Caller-Times. Apr I believe that the last thing anyone needs to read (or write!) "We don't know what direction this is going to go.". Washington voters have elected a Republican secretary of state for more than five decades in a state mostly run by Democrats. In fact, it has been quite some time since I’ve submitted anything for publication anywhere, and for good cause. President Donald Trump was booed as he paid respects to late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Corpus Christi police seeks public's help in finding her, More: Two men take plea deal, get probation for 2017 murder of Corpus Christi man. The Kleberg County Sheriff's Office says a deputy located a woman's remains Sunday in a shallow grave on Padre Island, near Corpus Christi. Two wooden crosses with palms and flowers were placed in … "We're focused on recovering these bodies and finding the family," Garza said. Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 361-888-8477. Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Ashlee Burns covers trending and breaking news in South Texas. This past Monday, the body of 59-year-old Jorge Guillermo Basañez Salas was found washed up along beach access #5, confirmed Park Ranger Assistant Chief Silverio Cisneros. October 2019: Nueces County's Top 10 most wanted people. At this time, we’re thinking he (Salas) was one of them.”. The sandy grave, discovered Sunday night, is … Butlers, who were last seen Oct. 14 at Padre Balli Park, near the Nueces County and Kleberg County lines, Have you seen this missing couple? "Foul play is suspected. Authorities suspect foul play. (Kleberg County Sheriff's Office via AP), California Do Not Sell My Personal Information Request. Aleida Garcia is a native of the Rio Grande Valley with 20 years … Continue reading [...], Pictured are the latest Cameron County response rates for the 2020 Census. That's why we're trying to collect as much information as possible," he added. Enter your email address to receive notifications of new posts by email. Officials discovered the second body buried beneath the first around 2 p.m. on Monday. Earlier this week, Park Rangers recovered a dead body on the shores of South Padre Island. Stay informed daily on the latest news and advice on COVID-19 from the editors at U.S. News & World Report. The platform is designed to engage citizens and government leaders in a discussion about what needs improvement across the country.