NPR News, Classical and Music of the Delta
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
Louisiana News

Dead Body Found In Trunk Of Car

Tex Texin /

Shreveport police say they are investigating the discovery of male body found in a trunk of burned out vehicle.  Corporal Marcus Hines says The Shreveport Fire Department responded to a call and found the 1998 Mercury Grand Marquis on fire last night.  He says due to the severity of the burns, they can’t identify the victim, but will start where they can in solving this homicide.


Hines says they are hopeful some witnesses will come forward to help them solve this strange case.


The body has been sent for an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.