Sheriff: First responders investigating woman's body found in bayou

Published: Nov. 16, 2013 at 9:15 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 16, 2013 at 11:15 PM CST
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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - According to the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office, first responders are investigating a body found in Claycut bayou.

Officials were called to the 8500 block of S. Tiger Bend Road around 4 p.m. Saturday after boaters found the body.

Detectives recovered a woman's body from the bayou.

Sources tell WAFB that the East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner's Office has been called to the scene.

The woman's cause of death and her identity have not been released at this time.

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