Jose Eduardo Perez, Erick Ortego Ramos Pioquinto, Jose Ernesto Perez

Jose Eduardo Perez, Erick Ortego Ramos Pioquinto, Jose Ernesto Perez

SPRINGFIELD, TN (WSMV) - Investigators have arrested three men on murder charges after a body was found in the yard of a home on Woodland Street in Springfield over the weekend.

According to our news partners at Smokey Barn News, 21-year-old Jose Eduardo Perez and 24-year-old Erick Ortego Ramos Pioquinto, both of Springfield, are in custody and being held in Robertson County Jail.

Both Pioquinto and Perez were wanted along with 19-year-old Jose Ernesto Perez in the murder. Jose Ernesto Perez was earlier arrested, while Pioquinto and Jose Eduardo Perez turned themselves in.

The body was found Sunday morning just before 8 a.m. and was a male believed to be in his mid-20s. Police have not released the victim's identity. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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