Posted: Aug 15, 2013 11:26 AM by Ian Auzenne
Updated: Aug 15, 2013 1:21 PM
A Morgan City man is dead and another in jail following a fight at a home earlier this morning.
Keith Allen Murphy, 51, is charged with second-degree murder and is being held in the Morgan City Jail.
Police were called to the a home on Clements Street around 4:25 this morning. When they arrived, they found 57-year-old Robert Michael Gasek in the living room suffering from head injuries. Gasek died at a local hospital a few hours later.
Detectives say Murphy had been living with Gasek on a temporary basis.