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Man shot multiple times, dies in Metairie shooting

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Metairie, La.- The Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating an overnight murder in the parking lot of the Flower Gate Apartments that killed 36-year-old Carey Brown.

It happened early Sunday morning around 12:30 a.m. in the 3400 block of Kent Avenue.

When police arrived on the scene, they discovered Brown lying face down in the parking lot with several gunshot wounds.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Investigators say more than 20 bullet casings were found near the Brown's body.

Investigators have not named any motive or suspects at this time.

Witnesses tell police three black males were seen fleeing the scene after the shooting, but could not identify the suspects.

Anyone with any information on this murder is urged to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 822-1111.

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