EAGLE PASS - An Eagle Pass man died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest, the Maverick County Sheriff's Office said Sunday afternoon.
Oscar Guajardo, of Alvin Cr. in Las Quintas subdivision, was found dead inside his residence by relatives who alerted authorities early Sunday morning.
A handgun was found next to the man, the Sheriff's office said.
A local Justice of the Peace pronounced Mr. Guajardo dead and ordered an autopsy be performed in Laredo.
Investigators are treating the case as a suicide, but will wait for the autopsy report to make it official.
It is unknown if a suicide note was found.