EL PASO, Texas -

Sheriff's deputies near El Paso are investigating the case of two men found dead near railroad tracks.
    
Deputies responded to a call about the bodies Saturday and found them in a thicket of reeds behind a sheet metal shop in Canutillo. Canutillo is about 15 miles northwest of El Paso near the New Mexico state line.
    
The El Paso Times reports (http://bit.ly/NoYcz3 ) that El Paso County Sheriff's spokeswoman Chris Acosta identified one of the men as 49-year-old James Smith. She said his family had reported him missing last week. Officials did not release the cause of death for either man.