Charges filed against 2 suspects after body found on side of Wharton County road

John Anthony Castro, 18, and 17-year-old Ryan Edward Belasquez are each charged with murder.

March 17, 2014 1:32:31 PM PDT
Murder charges have been filed against two suspects accused of killing a 19-year-old in Wharton County.

John Anthony Castro, 18, and 17-year-old Ryan Edward Belasquez are being held at the Wharton County Jail in connection to the slaying of Caleb Ormand.

Authorities say someone discovered Ormand's body last week on the side of the road at CR 216 and called them. An autopsy determined the 19-year-old had died from a gunshot wound to the head.

The Wharton County Sheriff's Office wouldn't offer any additional details, but an investigation detectives led to Castro and Belasquez.

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