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Morgan City man, shot Wednesday night in Houma, dies Thursday night

HOUMA, LA (WVUE) -

A Morgan City man, shot in Houma Wednesday night, has died.

Joshua Naverro, 23, was pronounced dead at Terrebonne General Medical Center Thursday night as a result of a gunshot wound to the head he suffered Wednesday night.

Detectives arrested Calvin Demon Hollis, 26, of the 200 block of Jolie Oaks Blvd. in Thibodaux. Hollis is charged with one count of manslaughter in connection with Naverro’s death.

 Hollis claimed that he was playing with a firearm when it went off, striking Naverro in the head.

Hollis will also be charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He has a previous conviction for drug offenses.

Hollis was taken into custody Thursday night.  He was booked and jailed and is currently housed in the Terrebonne Parish Criminal Justice Complex where he awaits a bond hearing. 

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