GONZALES, LA (WAFB) - Officials said they now know the name of a man found dead over the weekend.
The Ascension Parish Coroner's Office identified him as Jasper Morris, 54. Officials with the coroner's office added they believe his death will be considered a homicide.
The cause of death has not been released.
According to a post on the Gonzales Police Department Facebook page, police received a call at 8 a.m. Saturday about a body found on the south side of West Edenborne Parkway in Gonzales.
They believe the body had been dumped there.
The investigation is ongoing.