1 dead, 1 held hostage in Harrison County homicide case

1 dead, 1 held hostage in Harrison County homicide case
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HARRISON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Investigators are working to solve a homicide case after one man was found dead and a woman was allegedly held hostage.

The man was found dead about 11:30 a.m. Thursday on Boggy Road near the Louisiana state line, according to the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office.

Investigators responded to a welfare check at the home. When they arrived, patrol officers found a man’s body in the kitchen of the home. He appeared to have a single gunshot wound.

A woman that was located in Caddo Parish gave the Caddo Sheriff’s Office the information on the homicide, HCSO reports.

The woman had allegedly been held hostage in Keithville, Louisiana by the gunman who later escaped.

Caddo Parish and Harrison County authorities say they are working together to determine a timeline in the case.

This is a developing story.

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