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Beauregard Parish inmate found dead in cell

Published: May. 20, 2014 at 4:13 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 19, 2014 at 3:28 PM CDT
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David Wayne Droddy Jr. (Source: Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office)
David Wayne Droddy Jr. (Source: Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office)

BEAUREGARD PARISH, LA (KPLC) - An inmate at the Beauregard Parish Jail was found dead early Tuesday morning.

Beauregard Parish Sheriff's Office spokesman Joe Toler said 27-year-old David Wayne Droddy Jr., of Longville, was found unresponsive in his bed.

Toler said no foul play is suspected, and an autopsy will be performed by the Calcasieu Parish Coroner's Office.

Droddy was serving a five-year sentence on an arson conviction, Toler said.

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