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Man shot in Marrero dies in hospital

(Source: Nola.com | The Times-Picayune) (Source: Nola.com | The Times-Picayune)
(Source: Nola.com | The Times-Picayune) (Source: Nola.com | The Times-Picayune)
MARRERO, LA (WVUE) -

Jefferson Parish deputies said a man who was shot in Marrero Wednesday night died at a hospital less than 12 hours later.

Investigators say Marquis Thomas, 26, heard gunshots outside his home in the 2000 block of Rue Racine around 8 p.m. When he opened the door, deputies say he was shot in the head.

Thomas died early Thursday morning.

Citizens with information that can help solve this crime are asked to call CrimeStoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP(7867) or Text your crime tip to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637), Text TELLCS then your crime information. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the person(s) responsible. You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at www.crimestoppersgno.org.

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