Deputies take 1 into custody following homicide in DeSoto Parish


DESOTO PARISH, La. (KTAL/KMSS) — Deputies in DeSoto Parish have taken someone into custody following a homicide outside of a home in south Mansfield Thursday afternoon.

According to the DeSoto Parish Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called around 3:30 p.m. about a homicide in the 1600 block of Louisiana Highway 481.

When authorities arrived at the scene, they found the body of a man outside of a home. The cause of the victim’s death is under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as more information becomes available.

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