CATAHOULA PARISH, LA (NBC33 — The Catahoula Parish Sheriff’s Office is seeking a man they believe killed three people in the early morning yesterday.
Officials say the incident happened at a home located in the Larto area of Catahoula Parish. When they arrived to the home at around 3:00 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 20, they found Bell Adams, her daughter Edris Ellard, and John Ellard, Jr. all dead.
The suspect, Lee John Ponthieux, Jr. was last seen at the scene wearing jeans and a grey shirt. Deputies found Ponthieux’s Honda motorcycle on the side of the road.
Deputies are still seeking Pohnthieux.