Calcasieu man accused in girlfriend’s death indicted in case - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Calcasieu man accused in girlfriend’s death indicted in case

Dwane Fox (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office) Dwane Fox (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office)
CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) -

A Calcasieu Parish man was indicted Thursday in the death of his girlfriend.

Dwane Fox, 47, is accused in the death of 48-year-old Mychelle Cleaver.

Cleaver's body was found off Friesen near Corbina Road on Jan. 10, according to authorities.

The body was reportedly found with severe head wounds.

Authorities said investigators say Fox confessed to beating and choking Cleaver at his home before leaving her body in a ditch.

Fox was indicted by a Calcasieu Parish grand jury for second-degree murder.

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