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Search underway for missing man

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Posted at 1:02 PM, Jan 14, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-14 23:47:08-05

Police in Melville say they are searching the waters of the Atchafalaya River for a missing man.

Chief Anthony Moreau says his officers, along with the Sheriff's Office and LDWF agents are out on the river searching for Floyd Davenport Jr who went missing Thursday night.

Devenport was last seen fishing at the old boat landing.

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