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Eunice police investigating fatal hit-and-run

Posted at 3:54 PM, Mar 02, 2019

One man is dead following a hit-and-run in Eunice last night.

Police are identifying the victim as 60-year-old William “Billy” Heinen.

It happened near the intersection of W Maple Avenue and Jelks Street. Officers responded to the incident at 11:17 p.m. Chief Randy Fontenot says no vehicles were at the scene when officers arrived.

No arrests have been made.

The investigation is ongoing.

If you have any information about the incident, call the Eunice Police Department at (337) 457-2626.