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Murder victim had been displaced by Hurricane Isaac

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Investigators examine the hotel room where a body was discovered Friday-WVUE FOX 8 Photo Investigators examine the hotel room where a body was discovered Friday-WVUE FOX 8 Photo

Metairie, La. - Jefferson Parish investigators have determined that a man found dead in a Metairie hotel room Friday was murdered.

The Jefferson Parish Coroner's office says 41-year-old King Honore was strangled.

Investigators say Honore had been displaced from his home in LaPlace by Hurricane Isaac. He had been staying in the La Quinta Inn.

A housekeeper at the hotel discovered his body Friday afternoon.

Jefferson Parish Homicide Detective Rhonda Goff is investigating the case. The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office asks anyone with information that could help solve the crime to contact Detective Goff at 504-364-5300 or call Crimestoppers.

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