Crime

A Passerby Found the Body of UTA Psych Prof Pablo Mora at Ray Roberts State Park

Pablo Mora was last seen alive on September 30 as he was leaving his home in Oak Lawn. Two weeks later, his car was found at Ray Roberts State Park in Pilot Point.

Dallas police sent out an alert around that time looking for information on the whereabouts.of Mora, a psychologist at UT-Arlington studying the effects of postpartum depression on inner-city women, among other things.

Now they know. DPD sent an update a few minutes ago announcing that a passerby discovered Mora's body in a wooded area at Ray Roberts State Park on November 17.

His body was transported to the Denton County Medical Examiner's office, where cause of death will be determined. The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department is handling the follow-up investigation.

KEEP THE DALLAS OBSERVER FREE... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Eric Nicholson
Contact: Eric Nicholson