Man found murdered inside East Texas home

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A murder investigation is underway after an East Texas man was found dead inside his home over the weekend.

The body of 24-year-old Austin Underbrink, of Center, TX, was discovered Saturday on County Rd. 1470.

Detectives with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office said Underbrink appeared to have died from a gunshot wound.

Investigators beleive that Underbrink was shot and killed by a teenager.  The  juvenile suspect was later located in Tenaha and taken into custody.

The teen received magistrate warning by Justice of the Peace Precinct 1 Melissa Crouch and was released to Juvenile Probation.

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