LA: Lake Charles man dies in hunting accident in Allen, foul play not suspected
October 19, 2012
REEVES, LA (KPLC) -
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Enforcement
Division agents are investigating a fatal hunting incident that took
the life of a Lake Charles man in Allen Parish.
a news release from the department, the Reeves Police Department
received a report on Thursday about a truck that had been parked on
the side of Hwy. 190 near Rodeo Pen Road in Reeves for two to three
days. The officers notified the Allen Parish Sheriff's Office
Officials say the deputy found the body of Donald C.
Hodge Sr., 60, shortly after 5 p.m. Thursday.
the deputy found Hodge under a tree with a lock-on type deer stand,
lying next to him with what appeared to be broken straps that would
normally secure the stand to the tree.
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