The Montague County Sheriff's office is investigating its first homicide of the year.
The body of an elderly woman was found Friday in rural Montague County.
Although sheriff's officials will not say where it was found neighbors tell us the recent swarm of activity from investigators leads them to believe it was at the woman's home on Lone Star Road outside of Bowie.
Mechell Dixon spoke with Sheriff Paul Cunningham earlier today and joins us with the latest on the investigation.
A Colorado parolee is linked to a the shooting of Montague County Sheriff's deputy and the murder of Colorado's top prison official.
While time in jail or prison turns violent or aimless for some inmates with too much time on their hands, sometimes the time spent behind bars allows inmates to improve their education and showcase their skills and talents. Phillip Barber is an inmate in Montague County Jail who spends much of his time creating art, such as detailed clay sculptures of cowboys.
Bowie's police chief says one of the candidates for Montague County
sheriff -- who is currently on the police force -- was recently