from C.A.S.H. Committee To Abolish Sport Hunting

LA: Hunter found alive after getting lost in Atchafalaya Basin

March 6, 2017


ST. MARY PARISH, La. A man who went missing while hunting in the swampy Atchafalaya Basin yesterday has been found alive.

Cody Abshire, of Scott, was found dehydrated and suffering symptoms of hypothermia.

Abshire got lost from his hunting party after becoming disoriented in a remote area of the Basin yesterday afternoon.

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