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Man dies after falling from houseboat

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Posted: Dec 2, 2013 12:02 PM
Updated: Dec 2, 2013 1:15 PM
Source: Associated Press

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Topics: houma, gibson, houseboat, death, fall, hunting trip, wayne cancienne, cancienne

GIBSON - A 54-year-old Houma man died after falling from a houseboat this weekend in Gibson.

Terrebonne Parish sheriff deputies say the body of Wayne Cancienne was found Saturday in the Bluebird Canal next to the houseboat.

Cancienne was there on a hunting trip.

Deputies got a call from two others on the trip after they awoke to find Cancienne missing.

The body was found after a search of the area.
Deputies say the death appears to be an accident, with no foul play suspected.

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