Livingston Parish deputies are searching for the driver of a vehicle that is believed to have struck and killed a man in Albany on Sunday.
Authorities were alerted to a body on the middle of the 31000 block of North Cafe Line Road about 3 a.m. Sunday. They found 27-year-old Cleveland Mareal Barnes Jr., of Tickfaw, unresponsive “with several visible injuries to a majority of his body,” according to a Sheriff’s Office news release.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Deputies believe he was run over and they are now searching for information related to the incident. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.