Police identify teen shot to death in Harvey

Police identify teen shot to death in Harvey

HARVEY, LA (WVUE) - A Gretna teen shot and killed in Harvey last night has been identified by Jefferson Parish authorities.

The victim is Sidney Landry, 17, of the 2400 block of Rose Drive in Gretna.

Police said the Landry was shot just after 7:30 p.m. on Tallowtree Lane. He then ran to the east side of the Harvey Canal where he collapsed on the steps of a home in the 1200 block of 21st Street.

Crime Scene technicians recovered several spent shell casings on the canal bank that separates Harvey and Gretna, according to JPSO spokesman Col. John Fortunato.

JPSO has no motive or suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Homicide Division at 504-364-5300 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.

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