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Missing Louisiana man found dead in woods

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Posted at 3:30 PM, Nov 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-19 16:30:01-05

NATALBANY, La. (AP) - The body of a Louisiana man reported missing Friday has been found.

The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office says 27-year-old Pere Jackson's body was recovered around 4 p.m. Monday in a wooded area in Natalbany.

Investigators believe Jackson's death is the result of a homicide but are awaiting the results of an autopsy to confirm the manner and cause of death.

Anyone with information about the case should contact the sheriff's office at 985-345-6150 or anonymously through CrimeStoppers at 800-554-5245.