LABADIEVILLE, LA (WAFB) - Sheriff's deputies are investigating a possible homicide after a man was found dead inside his home Friday afternoon.
The Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office reported the body of Gordon Jones Sr., 63, of Labadieville, was found around 1:30 p.m.
Sheriff Mike Waguespack said deputies and detectives rushed to the scene after receiving a 911 call and are investigating "what appears to be a homicide."
He added the coroner of Assumption Parish sent the victim's body to the Orleans Parish Coroner's Office for an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.
The investigation is ongoing.