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CPSO investigating drowning death of DeQuincy man

Good Evening,

Lee Peck from the KPLC 7 Newsroom with a look at what we are working on for Nightcast.

A drowning near Starks claims the life of a DeQuincy man. The Calcasieu Sheriff's Office says they received the call for help around 7:45 this morning. The man was apparently holding a baby when he apparently had seizure and went under. The baby was rescued but authorities were unable to recover the victim's body until about four hours later.

Also former President George W. Bush's plane makes an emergency landing after pilots smell smoke in the cockpit.

And LSU faces off with UCLA in Omaha tonight. We'll hear from fans and Seth will have highlights in Sports.

Father's Day turned out to be hot one across Southwest Louisiana. Meteorologist Cedric Haynes has your forecast.

We'll see you tonight at ten following the Miss USA Pageant. Until then we're always on kplctv.com.

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