WBRSO identifies body found in vehicle

(UPDATE): The West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office has identified the body found on Sunday at Super Lucky Louie’s as Sheila Baker, 55.

Baker was reported missing by the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office and was last seen by family on December 25, 2022.

The cause of death is pending toxicology and there is no foul play suspected at this time.

(ORIGINAL) PORT ALLEN, La – The West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office is investigating a body found in a vehicle in a truck stop parking lot Sunday morning.

Officials say deputies responded to Super Lucky Louie’s Truck on HWY 190. When deputies arrived, they determined the vehicle was linked to a missing persons investigation being conducted by the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities say the victim’s identity and cause of death have not been determined. The West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office is working closely with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office and the West Baton Rouge Coroner’s Office.

Anyone with any information is urged to call detectives at 225-343-9234.

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