Dead Body found in Car in Santa Rita Neighborhood


Police have identified the San Angleo woman who’s body was found in a car in Santa Rita.

51 year-old Darlene Perez had been reported missing on Saturday, April 8th.

A little after noon Monday, police discovered Perez’ body inside a  Nissan x-terra parked in the 500 block of south Jackson, near Santa Rita Elementary.

Barricades were up for most of the day in the block around the vehicle.

The Lubbock medical examiner will perform an autopsy.

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