LA police official found dead in Biloxi casino

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Biloxi police have confirmed that a Louisiana law enforcement official shot himself at the Beau Rivage in Biloxi Friday night.

Biloxi police Sergeant Chris DeBack said officers responded to a reported shooting at the casino shortly after 11 p.m. Investigators discovered Morgan City Chief of Police, Travis A. Crouch, in his hotel room with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

An autopsy Saturday morning confirmed that Crouch shot himself. Investigators said the shooting could have been accidental.

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