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Assumption Parish Sheriffs Office


Death of Gary Dugas Jr. 24 of Pierre Part - Thursday, July 23, 2009
Sheriff Mike Waguespack reports that on Tuesday, July 21, 2009, at approximately 11:01AM, APSO Dispatchers received a call concerning an unresponsive man at a residence in the 100 block of Agnes Street in Pierre Part. Pierre Part Rescue, Acadian Ambulance Service, Patrol Deputies, and members of the Criminal Investigation Division were dispatched.

Upon arrival first responders discovered Gary Dugas Jr. 24yoa deceased inside the residence.

Assumption Parish Coroner, Dr. Celeste Chaudoir, ordered an autopsy to determine the cause of death. The procedure will be performed at the Orleans Parish Coroner's Office later this week.

This matter remains under investigation pending the results of the autopsy.