Aug 3, 2014 12:32 PM by Press Release
Just before 6 p.m. Saturday evening, the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office responded to a possible drowning at the Catahoula Boat Landing.
When deputies arrived on the scene, they were informed that 21-year-old Marques Bogan of New Iberia, was swimming with friends and failed to surface. Once he was located by a friend, attempts were made to revive him. Bogan did not regain consciousness and was pronounced dead at the scene.
An autopsy will be performed to determine the exact cause of death.