Seguin Police Department

Police continue to investigate the death of a 43-year-old man who was found in his vehicle on Saturday, officials say.

An autopsy performed at the Travis County Medical Examiners Office on Sunday has not ruled a cause of death on Sam Flores Wallace, Jr., Seguin Police Chief Terry Nichols said on Monday.

“The injuries sustained were lacerations made by a sharp instrument,” Nichols said.

Detectives continue to investigate Wallace’s death while they await toxicology results, Nichols said.

Police found Wallace in a vehicle about 3:40 p.m. Saturday in the Stagecoach Apartments parking lot after receiving a call for a possible suicide, Nichols said in a news release Sunday morning.

Justice of the Peace Pct. 2 Sheryl Sachtleben pronounced Wallace’s death and ordered an autopsy.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Seguin Police Department at 830-379-2123 or leave an anonymous tip through Guadalupe County Crime Stoppers at 877-403-TIPS (8477).

Crimes Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information on Wallace’s death.

Felicia Frazar is the managing editor of the Seguin Gazette. You can e-mail her at felicia.frazar@seguingazette.com .

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