Ascension: Body found floating in Black Bayou

GONZALES — The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating a woman’s body found floating in a waterway in Gonzales.

It was Jan. 4, around 9:20 a.m. when APSO detectives responded to reports of a body found floating in Black Bayou near Roddy Road in Gonzales.

Upon arrival, detectives found a deceased woman with no apparent injuries.

At this time, detectives are awaiting an autopsy to confirm an official cause of death and identification of the deceased.

This is an ongoing investigation. Further details may be limited at this time.

This is a developing story. Check back often for new information.

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