Man's body found in Houma Waterway

HOUMA, LA (WVUE) - A man's body was discovered in a Houma waterway Sunday, according to police.

At about 11 a.m., Houma Police responded to the 8600 block of Park Avenue. When they arrived they found the victim, identified as Chris Chaisson, 48, of Houma.

The coroner's office said the cause of death was drowning.

The investigation is ongoing as police continue to gather witness information and evidence. Anyone with knowledge of this incident is asked to call Houma Police at (985) 873-6371 or Bayou Region Crime Stoppers at (800) 743-7433.

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