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Jeff Davis Parish homicide victim identified

Posted at 1:20 PM, Aug 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-10 17:54:15-04

Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff’s office has identified the victim of a homicide that occurred in the Topsy area.

Deputies were called to the 200 block of Leyoub Road at 9:30 am Friday, August 10, 2018. A neighbor reported a man down at a nearby residence.  When deputies arrived they discovered the person laying in front of the home, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim was identified as 33-year-old Devin Marc Sanders of Topsy. The investigation is ongoing at this time, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s office patrol and Forensic Investigative Unit are assisting with the investigation.

If anyone has information on this incident, please call the Jefferson Davis Parish Sheriff’s office at (337) 821-2100 or (337) 821-2106.