These Tattoos Belong To a Murder Victim Set On Fire in Southeast Dallas. Recognize Them?

The badly burned body of a man in his 20s or 30s was found Saturday in a vacant field at the end of Wixom Lane in far southeast Dallas, not far from a set of railroad tracks. His death is being treated as a homicide, but police haven't yet identified the cause of death, nor have they determined his identity. Pieces of him, they say, may be missing, though it's difficult to tell due to the condition of the body. It may have been in the field for several days.

The tattoos below, however, remain intact. If you recognize them, call the homicide unit at 214-671-3661 or 214-671-3624.

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Brantley Hargrove