KEITHVILLE, LA (KSLA) – KSLA News 12 has just learned that Caddo Parish Sheriff's deputies are working a suspected homicide in south Caddo Parish this afternoon.
Deputies say 73 year-old Ernest Luttrell was shot at least one time between 8:30 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. this morning. The shooting happened at 12292 Greenwood-Springridge Road in Keithville.
Luttrell's body was discovered by his wife when she returned home from church, according to deputies.
Investigators believe that robbery is the motive.
Right now, detectives are looking for a utility truck that is missing from the scene.
The truck is a white 2005 Chevy one-ton flatbed utility truck. The truck has two doors, dual wheels on the back, and a distinctive home-made stainless steel fuel tank located behind the cab. It has the plate number W676523.
The investigation is on-going.
Anyone with information about the homicide or the truck is urged to call Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office at (318) 675-2170, or call Crime Stoppers at (318) 673-7373.