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Victim identified in fatal Harvey bar shooting

 

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -- Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputies have released the name of the victim of the early morning fatal Harvey bar shooting. According to police, 22-year-old Bowie Richard of Gretna was pronounced dead on the scene. Officers found Richard's body lying outside of the bar, located in the 2700 block of Lapalco Blvd. around 2:40 a.m. Saturday. 

Police say that Richard was arguing with an individual prior to the shooting. The individual went to a vehicle and retrieved a gun prior to shooting Richard. 

At this time, investigators are still searching for suspect and a motive. If you have any information that could help investigators, you are asked to call the JPSO Investigations Bureau at 504 364-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. 

 

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