Rusk, TX (KETK) — A body found at local church is being investigated by Rusk authorities as homicide.
On Friday at 6:30 a.m., the Rusk Police Department was called to Memorial Missionary Baptist Church, located in the 900 block of FM 23, also known as Crockett Street, to investigate a suspicious person lying on the ground.
According to the Rusk Police Lieutenant Brad George, when officers arrived on scene, they found, Chris Reneau, 42, dead. The body is being sent for autopsy to the Southwest Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas.
The family of the deceased has been notified.