TEXARKANA, AR - A local man has been found beaten to death inside his home.
On Saturday around noon, the Texarkana Police Department was called to a home in the 1400 block of County Avenue in reference to a call of suspicious circumstances.
Upon arrival officers found the body of Jamie “Jimmy” Barrios, 57. The man's body was sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab and the autopsy revealed the cause of death to be severe head trauma.
Investigators say Barrios had visited two local nightclubs, one just off of Realtor Avenue and one on East Broad Street, between the hours of 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. on the night before his death.
Detectives are seeking witnesses who may have information about anyone Barrios was seen with or speaking to at the two clubs that night.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Texarkana Police Department at (903) 798-3154 or Texarkana area CrimeStoppers at (903) 793-STOP.
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