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Howe burglary victim dies of injuries

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HOWE, Texas -- A burglary and assault case in Howe is now a murder investigation.

Police said they found 19-year-old Cory Petty severely beaten at his home in the 700 block of Collins Freeway on August 27.

He died on Saturday.

The Texas Rangers are now helping Howe police in their search for two possible male suspects who left the scene of the crime before first responders arrived.

Investigators said no additional information would be released at this time.

In a GoFundMe appeal, a cousin said Petty was the father of a little boy with another child on the way.

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