Assumption Parish sheriff’s deputies are investigating the apparent slaying of a 63-year-old man found dead Friday afternoon in Labadieville.

Authorities responded about 1:30 p.m. to a report of a man found dead in his home at 3102 La. 1, Sheriff Mike Waguespack said in a news release.

Detectives believe Gordon Jones Sr. was intentionally killed, but the news release has no further details. An autopsy is scheduled to determine the cause of death, Waguespack said.

Anyone with information about this incident may call the Sheriff’s Criminal Investigative Division at (985) 526-1627 or Communications Division at (985) 369-2912.