LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The Lufkin Police Department is investigating the death of a Huntington man whose body was found at the Pershing Place apartment complex Friday night.
The body of Don Hale, 53, was found underneath the stairwell at Pershing Place apartments, which is located just off Pershing Avenue. An LPD spokesman said the call came in at about 6 p.m. Friday.
According to the police, Hale was visiting family members at the apartment complex. The LPD spokesman said that it does not appear that Hale's death was the cause of a violent act. Hale's body was still at the scene as of 8 p.m. Friday. The justice of the peace that was called out to the scene has ordered an autopsy.
The case is still under investigation.