Body found in northwest area of Webster Parish identified

Published: Jul. 28, 2021 at 4:14 PM CDT|Updated: Aug. 3, 2021 at 4:13 PM CDT
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WEBSTER PARISH, La. (KSLA) - According to Webster Parish Sheriff Jason Parker, a body was found on a property in the northwest part of Webster parish.

Officials say the property owner located the body of a white male.

Sheriff Parker says DNA confirmed the identity of the man as Ty Dakota Tucker, 26, of Shongaloo. Tucker had been reported missing by family on July 26.

WPSO is working the case as a homicide and has transported the body to Arkansas for an autopsy.

The investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story. Stay with KSLA News 12 for updates.

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