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Shooting in Marrero leaves one dead, one injured

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MARRERO, LA (WVUE) -- Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a double shooting that left one man dead and another injured. The shooting took place Sunday, just after 7:00 p.m. in the 1000 block of Dimarco Drive in Marrero. 

According to police, responding officers arrived on scene and found the body of a victim lying in a courtyard within the block. There was a second victim who deputies say ran to a nearby convenience store for help. A trail of blood was found between where the shooting happened and the convenience store. That man was taken to University Hospital where he is listed in critical condition. 

If you have any information that could help homicide detectives, you are asked to call Detective Jean Lincoln at 504-364-5300 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. 

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