Update: Body of missing Franklin man found in New Iberia

The body of Leonard Poldery of Franklin has been found in New Iberia. Poldery, 60, was reported missing on December 6. His body was found Monday morning at the intersection of Margret and Mixon Streets. No foul play is suspected in Poldery’s death.

Original Story:
The Franklin Police Department is asking for assistance in locating a missing person. Leonard Poldery, 60, was reported missing by a family member on December 6, 2017. Poldery was last seen on December 5, 2017 at approximately 2:15 PM and was possibly going to the New Iberia area in his 1999 Ford Expedition, green in color. He was last seen wearing a black shirt and pants, black and white shoes, and a black and yellow hat. If anyone has any information regarding Leonard Poldery’s whereabouts, you are urged to call the Franklin Police Department at (337)828-1716.