Body Discovered Outside Central Texas Mobile Home

GHOLSON (August 19, 2012) - The body of a 54-year-old man was discovered outside a mobile home Sunday afternoon in McLennan County.

The body was found around 12:30 p.m. Sunday off Rodgers Hill road in the Gholson area, authorities said.

A Justice of the Peace was sent to the area and pronounced the man dead, authorities said.

The body has been sent to Dallas for autopsy.

The man was discovered about 500 feet from his mobile home just outside the gate, authorities said.

The man's name has not been released.