Police identify victim in Hammond fire
POSTED: Friday, October 28, 2011 - 12:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, October 28, 2011 - 12:33pm
HAMMOND, La (NBC33) — THIS IS A NBC33 NEWS UPDATE: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff Daniel Edwards announces that the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering an addition $2,500.00 reward for information leading to the arrest the suspect(s) responsible for the following incident in Hammond.
Please contact Crime Stoppers at (800)554-5245 with any information.
ORIGINAL STORY: The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office released the name of man found burned at his home in Hammond.
62 year-old Charles Anthony Ockman was found burned with his "hands" tied behind his back in his home Monday evening.
According to police, they're investigating this as a homicide.
Fire investigators have ruled out the fire starting from a natural cause.
Right now - an autopsy is being completed to determine the exact cause of death.