Man’s body found in Venice waterway
VENICE, La. (WGNO) – The Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a man’s death. His body was discovered Wednesday morning floating in a waterway in Venice.
The sheriff’s office was notified of a possible body in Pass Tante Phine/Sugar Lake Bayou, which is a waterway near the 390 block of IDH Road, about 7:15 a.m.
Investigators say the body appears to be an Asian man.
The man remains unidentified.
An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause and manner of death.
Anyone with information on the identity of the body or the circumstances of the death is asked to contact the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office at 504-564-2525.