DeRidder man charged with second degree murder
Vernon Parish, LA (KPLC) – According to the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office, a 20-year-old man from Deridder is being held on $ 1 million bail after being charged with second degree murder.
According to the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office, a woman entered Rosepine Town Hall at around 9:40 a.m. on Wednesday, November 24 and informed staff that she had just discovered a deceased person on the floor of her house. house in Lewis Road area. .
According to the sheriff’s office, deputies and Vernon officers from the Rosepine Police Department responded to the residence where they located the deceased man.
After observing the scene, officers recognized the need for a further investigation into the death, according to the sheriff’s office.
Vernon detectives responded to the location and dealt with the scene, the sheriff’s office said.
The sheriff’s office said further investigation identified the deceased as Larry Foster, 57, of Bon Wier, Texas.
A web from the area revealed that Foster frequented the house and was last spoken to on the evening of November 23, according to the sheriff’s office.
Detectives learned that Foster’s vehicle was missing from the residence and the vehicle was later located in Deridder, according to the sheriff’s office.
The sheriff’s office said detectives learned that Foster’s son Jeramiah Foster, 20, of DeRidder, was in possession of the vehicle.
It was learned at this time that Jeramiah Foster had active arrest warrants from the parish of Vernon and Beauregard, according to the sheriff’s office.
With the help of the Beauregard Parish Sheriff’s Office, Foster was located at a residence in the Kulaga Road neighborhood, the sheriff’s office said.
The sheriff’s office said Jeramiah Foster was arrested on outstanding arrest warrants, and a search warrant was executed on the Kulaga Road residence and evidentiary value recovered.
Vernon MPs and detectives transported Jeramiah Foster to the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office on Thursday, November 25, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
Detectives conducted an interview with Foster, and during the interview, Foster admitted to being involved in a domestic violence incident with his father, according to the sheriff’s office. The sheriff’s office said the incident resulted in the death of Larry Foster.
Jeramiah Foster has been arrested and charged with one count of second degree murder, and his bail has been set at $ 1 million, according to the sheriff’s office.
The Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office said Foster remains in the parish jail and the investigation into the incident is ongoing.
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