UPDATE, Feb. 22: Police on Monday identified a man whose body was found over the weekend in a northeast El Paso home as 56–year-old Laithe Marra and confirmed that they "suspected foul play" in his death.
Detectives referred to the death probe as as "on-going investigation" Monday and offered no further details.
Neighbors told ABC-7 they heard gunshots the night before Marra's body was discovered at 4716 El Campo, although police have not said how he died.
ORIGINAL REPORT, Feb. 21: EL PASO, Texas -- The discovery of a body in a home in a northeast El Paso neighborhood this weekend has led to a suspicious death investigation by police.
Officers shut down the 4700 block of El Campo and a police crime scene unit mobile vehicle sat in the middle of the street as investigators combed the home for evidence.
Police initially responded to the home on a report of suicide, but questions quickly arose and Crimes Against Persons detectives were called in to investigate.
Authorities have not indicated a cause of death and said they were awaiting results of an autopsy.
No arrests have been made as yet in connection with the death.