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Sheriff: Body found on Hood Road near Denham Springs

Posted: Friday, August 10, 2018 | Views: 3203

Sheriff: Body found on Hood Road near Denham Springs
From the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office:
Sheriff Jason Ard confirms the body of an unidentified a male was discovered on August 10, 2018.

Sheriff says, "Around 7:00 a.m., a citizen traveling along Hood Road in Denham Springs alerted deputies to a possible body. When deputies arrived on Hood Rd near the intersection of a hunting club road, they located the body of the still unidentified Hispanic male. We believe this male victim to be around 30 or 40 years old. We believe he'd been deceased at least 8 hours at the time of discovery. Because of evidence recovered at the scene, we are treating this case as a homicide investigation. We will await results from the Livingston Parish Coroner to determine a cause of death."

This investigation is ongoing.

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