Denham Springs man found dead at Iowa truck stop Monday, police say

A Denham Springs man was found dead outside an Iowa truck stop on Monday morning, according to police.

Chuck Olivier, 47, was found dead inside a vehicle at a Flying J Travel Center parking lot in Davenport, Iowa, about 170 miles east of Des Moines, police said on Tuesday. The investigation is being treated as a homicide.

Davenport police responded to the Flying J shortly before noon Monday in reference to an unresponsive person in a vehicle. Medical personnel pronounced Olivier dead on the scene a short time later.

The Quad-City Times newspaper in Davenport reported that police have not said how Olivier was killed or what he was doing in Iowa.