Body found in Bossier City apartment fire

Body found in Bossier City apartment fire
Alexis Park Apartments in Bossier City, the scene of an apartment fire where the body of an unresponsive woman was found. C (Source: Stacey Cameron)

BOSSIER CITY, La. (KSLA) — Bossier City police are investigating the death of a woman following a fire at Alexis Park Apartments near Interstate 20 at Old Minden Road.

Firefighters responded to the scene around 1:15 p.m. Monday on a call of smoke coming from the unidentified woman’s residence, according to police.

Inside the apartment, the woman was found unresponsive. She was taken to Ochsner LSU Health in Shreveport, where she was pronounced deceased.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of her death, authorities said.

Officials with the Louisiana fire marshal’s office tell KSLA News 12 that Bossier City investigators have not contacted their office about the fire or the woman’s death.

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