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Man shot dead in Terrytown parking lot

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TERRYTOWN, LA (WVUE) -

A man was found shot dead Monday morning in Terrytown.

The incident happened around 2:20 a.m. Monday in the 1900 block of South Forest Lawn, according to the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Officers received reports from a female caller that a man was shot dead in a nearby parking lot.

Deputies arriving on the scene found the victim with a gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Deputies have described the victim as a Hispanic male in his twenties.

Little information is known at this time. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Jefferson Parish Homicide Division at (504) 364-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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