Burned body found in East Baton Rouge

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s deputies have been on the scene of a body found in the woods.

The discovery was made Wednesday morning around 9:30am in the 15000 block of Airline Hwy. near the fairgrounds.

The only available information at this time is that it is a burned body. It’s unknown if it’s a man or woman’s body, how it got there or how long it’s been there.

The body is being investigated as a probable homicide.

The body is in the woods and the scene is not visible from Airline Hwy. Officials do have a wide perimeter set up as they investigate.

As soon as more becomes available, we will update the story.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Interested in advertising with us?

We’d love to have you on the team! Drop us a line and we’ll be happy to follow up. 

Categories

Let's Connect

Follow along on your favorite social media platform and get the latest updates directly in your feed!

Got a tip on a story?
Search

Submit a Tip

Have a tip on a story? Send it directly to our team using the form below!