Body of a young mother found inside a dumpster in Texas

Body of a young mother found inside a dumpster in Texas

Investigators say the body of a woman has been discovered in a West Texas trash bin and that her death is being investigated as a homicide.

Camille Garcia, 24, San Angelo, Texas
Camille Garcia, 24, San Angelo, Texas

The Tom Green County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday identified the victim as Camille Garcia, 24.

Officials say a resident found the body Tuesday afternoon in a dumpster in north San Angelo.

Authorities didn’t immediately announce a cause of death or any arrests.

The sheriff’s office described the victim as a “young mother.”

Sheriff’s investigators didn’t immediately return a message Wednesday to provide additional details.

Authorities are asking anyone with information to call Sgt. Andrew Alwine at (325) 655-8111.