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BCSO: Family member forces way into home, dies; found by resident

On Saturday, Jan. 8, Bowie County Sheriff's Office was called to the 2100 block of Richmond...
On Saturday, Jan. 8, Bowie County Sheriff's Office was called to the 2100 block of Richmond Road/Farm to Market Road 559. Regarding a possible burglary.(Matt Rourke | AP)
Published: Jan. 11, 2022 at 9:43 AM CST
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BOWIE COUNTY, La. (KSLA) - After a terrible discovery, authorities are looking into the death of a man found at his relative’s home.

On Saturday, Jan. 8, Bowie County Sheriff’s Office was called to the 2100 block of Richmond Road/Farm to Market 559. Regarding a possible burglary.

As the resident got to the home, they found the rear door of the residence broken and the body of a man was lying in the kitchen. He was later identified as William Leon White, 66, of Texarkana.

White died in the home, authorities say. An autopsy will be performed. A cause of death has yet to be determined.

Evidence suggests that no foul play was involved. However, the incident remains under investigation until a cause of death can be established.

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