Posted: Tuesday, June 27, 2017. 6:33 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Confirmed reports are that the body of Markie Mendez was found last night in Teakettle Village.
The body was found by a group of men who were hunting near the old Warrie Head Bridge in Teakettle.
Mendez had been missing since last week.
On Saturday, irate villagers blocked the George Price Highway with burning tires to express their discontent on police for not assisting fully in finding Mendez.
Police will issue a report on this incident today.
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