Body found in Texas identified as 39-year-old Kansas man

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STRATFORD, Texas (KAKE) -

Authorities have identified a body found in the Texas Panhandle as a Kansas man who was reported missing earlier this month.

The body was found Wednesday along a county road north of Highway 54 in Sherman County. KVII in Amarillo reports an emergency management official identified the man as 39-year-old Luis Eduardo Moreno, of Liberal.

Moreno was reported missing on November 2. The Sherman County Sheriff's Office and Texas Rangers are investigating Moreno's death as a homicide, according to KVII.

A cause of death has not been released pending autopsy results. 

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