THIBODAUX - The Lafourche Parish Sheriff’s Office identified the woman found dead early Tuesday in Thibodaux as Catina Jack Stewart, 38, Sheriff Craig Webre reported.
Stewart had been shot at least once in the head, the sheriff said in a news release.
Her body was discovered at 4:30 a.m. after three calls to 911 reported a woman lying near a drainage ditch at the intersection of Talbot and Waverly roads.
Stewart’s address has not been confirmed, the release stated.
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call detectives at (985) 532-2255, call 911 or Crime Stoppers at (800) 743-7433.
Anonymous tips can be text-messaged to GIVEATIP at 274637. Informants are not required to give their names and could be eligible for up to $1,000 cash.