According to Sheriff Bobby Webre, on Friday, June 17, at approximately 9:00a.m., detectives with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of a body found along Highway 941, east of Highway 44. Through further investigation, detectives identified the deceased as Deon Foster, 43. An initial autopsy report showed NO signs of trauma. Detectives are awaiting the results of a toxicology report. Further details regarding this investigation are limited at this time.
Anyone with information that can help in this investigation is urged to call the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office anonymously at 225-621-4636 or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867). You must call Greater Baton Rouge Crime Stoppers to receive a cash reward.