Man shot to death in Kenner

Man shot to death in Kenner

KENNER, LA (WVUE) - A man was shot to death Friday in Kenner, and police are trying to identify him.

The incident happened shortly before 3 p.m. at the corner of Idaho Avenue and 43rd Street. Police found the man shot on the sidewalk in front of a home. Police also found a gun at the scene. They said the victim did not have any identification.

Police detained a man in possession of a gun seen running from immediate area, but they are not yet calling him a suspect.

A witness in the area said he heard one gunshot and then saw the man on the ground.

"We've got our officers in the area at this time going door-to-door, asking if anyone has surveillance," said police spokesman Lt. Brian McGregor.

Kenner Police said they talked to residents in the area, but no one knew who the victim was.

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