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Sheriff’s office investigating body found in Slidell area

Detectives with the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s office are investigating the discovery of a man’s body near Slidell early this morning. The man, believed to be in his 20’s, was found at approximately 4:00 a.m. this morning in a wooded area near Ben Thomas Rd. Detectives are working with Mississippi authorities to locate a person of interest in the investigation. The coroner’s office is expected to establish positive identification of…

Deputies Locate Body in Lake Pontchartrain

At approximately 8:00 a.m. this morning, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s deputies located a male body floating in the lake just east of the Twin Spans. The man is believed to be the same person seen jumping over the side rail of the  westbound twin span over the weekend. Sheriff’s Office marine division deputies were entering day three of the search for the man after motorists reported seeing him exit his…