Refugio sheriff's office investigating Woodsboro shooting death

The Refugio County Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting death of a Woodsboro man found in the backyard of a home.

Paul Lopez, 43, was found dead and covered in blood at 3:51 a.m. Wednesday, according to a Refugio County Sheriff's Office news release.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 2 Emi Riemenschneider pronounced Lopez dead and ordered an autopsy.

The sheriff's office is following any leads it has already received and is continuing to investigate Lopez's death, according to the news release.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriff's office at 361-526-2351.