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74-year-old found dead on his front porch; deputies declare his death a homicide

1 week 5 days 23 hours ago Thursday, May 30 2024 May 30, 2024 May 30, 2024 11:16 AM May 30, 2024 in News
Source: WBRZ

PEARL RIVER - Deputies declared a 74-year-old man's death a homicide after he was found dead on his front porch Sunday evening. 

According to the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office, deputies found Douglas LaFrance dead on his porch Sunday just after 5 p.m.. A cause of death was not immediately known, but deputies declared his death a homicide and said that the death was "suspicious."

Deputies said an autopsy "confirmed suspicions" but did not specify what those suspicions were. 

Anyone with information regarding LaFrance's death is asked to contact the STPSO at (985) 898-2338.

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