Alexandria police investigating man found dead in ditch

ALEXANDRIA, La. (APD) - The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a case where a 37-year-old man was found dead in a ditch.

According to police, on Friday morning around 6:20 a.m., they responded to Autumn Orchard Loop near Old Boyce Road to a report of a body being found.

Officers found the man dead in the ditch beside the road. Police say they do not believe there was foul play.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.

Police have not released the man's identity, pending notification of next of kin.

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