CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Sinton Police Department believe foul play was involved in the death of a 71-year-old man whose body was found on Sunday.

Police had been searching for 71-year-old Manuel Pardo since his vehicle was found abandoned Saturday morning off Highway 77, across from a truck stop and a Motel 6.

The San Patricio County Sheriff's Office, Texas Rangers and Sinton Police Department search for Pardo through the weekend and confirmed to 3News Sunday afternoon that they have located his body.

Investigators said they suspect foul play was involved, but no additional information is available at this time. 3News will keep you updated as more information becomes available.

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