Willie Andrews - Victim
Monday, July 11, 2016, at 3:04 pm, St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an apartment in the 600 block of Bluebonnet Court in LaPlace for the report of an unresponsive male found on the floor. The girlfriend of the victim told deputies that she found the victim on the floor and his apartment in disarray. The coroner pronounced the victim dead on the scene. Deputies identified the victim as Willie Andrews, 58.
Detectives found no evidence of forced entry into the apartment but suspect foul play in the death of the victim because the apartment was rummaged through. An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.
Detectives canvassed the neighborhood and interviewed neighbors. Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff’s Office TIPS line at 985-359-TIPS or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. Citizens with information about this incident that call Crimestoppers do not have to testify in court and may qualify for a cash reward. Citizens can also submit tips on the Sheriff’s Office website at http://stjohnsheriff.org/submitatip.php.