CANUTILLO, Texas -

El Paso County Sheriff's deputies are continuing their investigation in a field near the Rio Grande where two bodies found on Saturday.

Officials tell ABC-7 they responded to a report of two bodies found a little before twelve Saturday afternoon.

Once deputies arrived they called the department of crimes against persons and crime scene units to the area.

They tell ABC-7 a family member called to report the bodies found.

A Sheriff spokesperson has confirmed both bodies found were men and they have identified one of those bodies as 49-year-old James Smith.