Sulphur man dies in an apparent drowning

By Adam Hooper - bio | email

SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) - A Sulphur man has died due to what appears to be a drowning. According to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's office, 36-year-old Abby Joseph Higginbotham died earlier Sunday afternoon from what they believe to be an accidental drowning, in an above ground pool, in his backyard.

At this point, the Sheriff's office is still investigating this case. The official cause of death will be determined by the Calcasieu Parish Coroner's office at a later date.

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