DPSO: DeSoto woman found dead in bathtub

Published: Nov. 27, 2016 at 5:01 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 27, 2016 at 9:20 PM CST
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MANSFIELD, LA (KSLA) - DeSoto Parish sheriff's deputies are investigating after a woman was found dead in her bathtub Saturday night.

Deputies were called to the 300 block of Margaret St. in Mansfield around 5:35 p.m. for reports of an unresponsive female.

Deputies and DeSoto EMS say the woman, who is believed to be in her 20's, was already dead when officials found her.

The victim's identity has not yet been released.

Officers say the woman's body was sent for an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

The investigation is ongoing pending the results of that autopsy.

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