Gregg County sheriff’s investigators are probing a homicide Saturday evening after finding a 45-year-old man fatally shot in a home just outside Kilgore.
Kilgore police and sheriff’s deputies responded to a 4:53 p.m. call to a secluded home in woods near Texas 31 at Texas 42, said Chuck Willeford, chief deputy for Sheriff Maxey Cerliano.
“Upon arrival, they located a white male, deceased, inside the home with an apparent gunshot wound,” Willeford said.
The man was identified as James Carson Smith.
No one was taken into custody Saturday, Willeford said.
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