A man was found dead at his residence after being hit in the head with a beer bottle in Port Allen Tuesday, June 19, according to a statement from the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office.
The WBRSO is investigating the homicide of 66-year-old Michael Church. Based on current evidence, Church was involved in a physical altercation at a residence on Louisiana Avenue around 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, where he was hit in the head with a beer bottle. He was found unresponsive in his home on Michigan street Monday morning, authorities said.
The investigation is ongoing, interviews are being conducted and witnesses are being sought.