The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office has released the name of the man found dead in a Westlake home Saturday evening.
Authorities have identified the victim as John R. Comeaux, 52.
Deputies had received a call from the homeowner at 601 Philips Road in Westlake, who stated the renter of the home, Comeaux, was unresponsive.
After arriving to the scene, deputies found Comeaux's deceased body. Comeaux appears to have sustained trauma to the head.
Comeaux's death has been ruled a homicide.
Anyone who may have been in contact with Comeaux prior to Saturday, or anyone with any information about this case, should call Crimestoppers at 439-2222 or Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office at 491-3605.
Callers can choose to remain anonymous.