#CRIMEOFTHEWEEK – Homicide Investigation

On Saturday, February 11, 2017, at approximately 3:26PM Raines Station Officers were called to Nonconnah Creek, north of 2891 Lakeview Road in Southwest Memphis. Officers discovered a body in the creek that appeared to have been there for some time. The victim was identified as Dominic Castillo, male Hispanic, age 22, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, his death was ruled a homicide. He had come through Memphis on a backpacking trip across the country. The investigation revealed that the victim arrived in Memphis, TN on January 22, 2017 and was last seen in the downtown area. The victim was carrying a backpack and was accompanied by a three legged brown dog. Anyone with information contact Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers (505) 843-7867 or Memphis Crime Stoppers (901) 528-CASH.