MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — The Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating the circumstances that left one man dead in a canal.
According to deputies they responded to a report of a person in the canal on Dunn Drive in Monroe.
Deputies day they arrived on the scene at around 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 8, and found a deceased man in the canal.
They say they are still trying to find out what lead to this man’s death; but they do not suspect foul play at this time.
Investigators are not releasing the name of the victim at this time, because they are still working to get a positive identification and notify the family.
This is an active investigation and we will bring you more information when it becomes available.