Ruston police investigating a death
The Ruston Police Department is investigating the death of a woman to see if the circumstances were suspicious.
At about 8 a.m. Friday, Ruston Police received a call in reference to a welfare concern at 2901 Paynter Drive. Police were advised by a neighbor that he had been contacted by a relative of Susan E. Hashway, age 63, of Ruston and asked to check on the her well-being.
According to officers, the neighbor found Hashway inside her residence apparently deceased. Ruston Ambulance Service responded as well as the Lincoln Parish Coroner’s Office.