UPDATE: Autopsy reveals body found in Bayou Pierre is female, provides description



Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Detectives and the Natchitoches Parish Coroner’s Office have received preliminary autopsy findings on a body found by LDWF Agents in Bayou Pierre Wednesday afternoon near the Jordan Ferry area .

After an autopsy was performed by Forensic Pathologists at University Health -Shreveport it was determined that the body discovered is possibly a white female approximately 5 feet, 4 inches with what appears to be butterflies tattooed on both lower legs, flowers on front of left thigh with a star beneath it and a tattoo of some sort on underside of right forearm with an unknown word.

The victim was wearing a T-shirt with a tri-colored pineapple on front and is possibly between the ages of 30-40 and deceased approximately 2-3 weeks.

Anyone with a missing person matching these descriptions should contact the NPSO-CID Division at 318-357-7830. Detective Jonathan Byles or the main SO at 318-352-6432.

The investigaton is active and ongoing by the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office, and Natchitoches Parish Coroner’s Office with assistance from the Red River Parish Sheriff’s Office and Red River Parish Coroner’s Office.