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Deputies find woman shot dead in Terrytown apartment

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TERRYTOWN, LA (WVUE) -

A woman was shot dead Monday night in a Terrytown apartment, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office.

The incident happened around 9:35 p.m. Monday in the 2300 block of Park Place in Terrytown. Officers say they received reports of gunshots in the area around this time.

Officers arriving on the scene say they found the body of a female lying in a living room apartment. She was pronounced dead at the scene with a gunshot wound to the chest.

The victim has been identified as Latoya Fountain, 35, of Terrytown.

Officers have not released any suspect information at this time.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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