Posted: Feb 18, 2011 8:11 PM by Letitia Walker
Tragedy in Ville Platte, as an elderly man's body is discovered Friday morning.
73-year old Elvy Thibodeaux went to Chicot Lake last night to check on some lines he set out earlier in the day.
According to media reports, Thibodeaux was diabetic and family members got concerned when he didn't return.
His wife of 54 years was notified just after eight that his body had been found.
Thibodeaux leaves behind three children, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.