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Marrero man is wanted for murder in Monday night shooting

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Arrest warrants have been issued for a Marrero man accused in the fatal shooting of man as he sat in a car in front of a home in the 1000 block of Carmadelle Street in Marrero.

Authorities are looking for Maurice Williams, 26, of the 900 block of Carmadelle Street in Marrero. Williams is wanted for first degree murder in Monday night shooting in Marrero.

Investigators say around 6 p.m. Monday night a 28-year-old man was shot several  times as he sat in a car in the 1000 block of Carmadelle Street. A second man in the car was grazed by the gunfire.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he later died from his wounds.

Authorities have so far been unable to locate Williams.

Anyone with information about where Williams might be, or who may have information that could be helpful in this investigation is asked to contact Detective Rhonda Goff or Deputy Kassie Vicknair at 504-364-5300 or CRIMESTOPPERS.

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