Posted: Apr 24, 2013 12:54 PM by AP(PHOTO COURTESY: MGN ONLINE)
NEW ROADS, La. (AP) - Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff Bud Torres says detectives are investigating the beating death of a 92-year-old New Roads woman.
Torres tells The Advocate a relative found the body of Beulah Morris inside her home after Tuesday afternoon.
Torres says detectives have ruled out a burglary or robbery. He says nothing was taken from the home.
Crime scene technicians with the Louisiana State Police Crime Lab are assisting Pointe Coupee detectives with the case.