Body found in bayou was 73-year-old fisherman from Garyville

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH, LA (WAFB) - The St. John Parish Sheriff's Office say the body found in the bayou on Wednesday is that of 73-year-old Lanny Cambry of Garyville, LA.

Reports say a passing boater found Cambry in Hope Canal between I-10 and Lake Maurepas in Garyville.

Investigators found Cambry's truck and boat trailer at the boat launch on Hope Canal, just north of Hwy. US 61. Cambry's family told investigators he was on the canal fishing.

Investigators found no evidence of foul play.

The Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office is conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

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