Victim's son wanted for questioning
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a homicide after locating a deceased subject in the front yard of an address in Livingston.
The body of the Livingston man was located in the 14000 block of FM 350 North. At approximately 1 p.m. Thursday, Polk County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives, along with assistance from the Texas Rangers, arrived at the scene to begin an investigation.
The deceased was quickly identified by law enforcement as Leonard Earl Chatman, 64, of Livingston.
Chatman’s son, Lynnie Chatman, is currently wanted on four unrelated felony warrants and is also sought by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office for questioning, in reference to this investigation.
Those with information that would assist in this case are asked to contact the Polk County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division and speak with a detective at 936-327-6810. You may also contact Polk County Crime Stoppers at 936-327-STOP, where tipsters can remain anonymous and may collect a cash reward for information leading to an arrest.