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Man shot dead in Harvey


FOX 8 received this from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office Thursday afternoon:

Sheriff Newell Normand reports, this afternoon, around 2:30 PM, our 911 Center received a call relative to a subject shot in the 2200 block of Alex Kornman in Harvey.

First responding offices located the body of a 25-year-old black male believed to be from Harvey, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, lying on the parking lot apron in front of 22xx Alex Kornman.

The victim, whose identity is being withheld pending next-of-kin notification was transported to University Hospital and pronounced shortly after arrival.

Crime scene technicians located a number of spent 9 mm shell casings in the area where the victim was discovered.

Homicide Detective Gabe Faucetta is the case officer in this investigation. Anyone with information in this matter is asked to contact Detective Faucetta at 364-5300 or CRIMESTOPPERS.

JPSO later identified the victim as 25-year-old Donovan Johnson of New Orleans.

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