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AUTOPSY: 19-year-old murder victim died of "blunt force"

Posted: Thursday, February 15, 2018 | Views: 5165

AUTOPSY: 19-year-old murder victim died of "blunt force"
From the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office:
Following an autopsy by the Livingston Parish Coroner’s Office, preliminary results reveal victim Emily Rodgers died from ‘blunt force injuries’.

The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office was also notified that bond has been increased to $300,000 for all three suspects involved in this case.

Sheriff Jason Ard says, ‘This is very devastating for the Maurepas community and to our parish. I am grateful that we were able to make the proper arrests. We are still investigating the circumstances surrounding Emily Rodger’s death. We feel that we have a strong case for prosecution to give this family some peace. The family and loved ones of Emily Rodgers are in our thoughts and prayers.’

This investigation continues.

Anyone with information on this case is encouraged to call us at 225-686-2241 x1 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP (7867).

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