Kayla Vincent, spokeswoman for the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, reported last night, July 23, deputies responded to a late-night call of a man lying in the middle of the road. When they arrived on the scene around 11:00pm, the victim was unresponsive near the intersection of Opelousas St. and Ange St.

Sheriff's deputies administered CPR while waiting on an ambulance to take the victim to the hospital. Sadly, the man was later pronounced dead shortly after his arrival. The Sheriff's Office has officially launched an investigation and is treating the victim's death as a homicide.

If you have any information that could possibly lead to the arrest of those responsible, please call the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office at 337-491-3605.

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