Ascension Parish Sheriff's Deputies investigate homicide in Geismar
GEISMAR, La (NBC33) — Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Major Kevin Hanna is asking for the public’s help in solving a late night homicide.
Shortly after 11:00 PM Saturday night the Sheriff’s Office responded to 35700 block of River Oaks in Geismar after receiving a report of an individual lying in his driveway unresponsive. Upon arrival deputies found 58 year-old Herman Tasker had been shot to death. He was pronounced dead on the scene.
Investigators are currently following up on leads and searching for a motive. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office at 225-621-INFO (4636) or by texting 847411 to our anonymous tip line from any cellular device or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-STOP (7867).